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Posted on A good finish for a mahagony project

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mitch_56

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#1 posted 08-11-2017 09:47 PM

Lots of options.

Wax as pore filler and finish per Don Williams https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AtUN8obqB-A with a polissoir

Or you can use pumice and do a full french polish..mahogany+french polish == furniture of royalty. I did that once, and the results are epic, but the amount of work for a full french polish on a sizeable piece is a committment!

Pure tung oil, let it cure for a week or two, then shellac then furniture wax is easy and produced great results for me.


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