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Posted on How to reveal the "true" colour of the wood before finishing?

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#1 posted 800 days ago

I like mineral spirits. I have used water, but it can raise the grain on some woods. I have also used denatured alcohol, but it evaporates quickly and also has a tendency to raise the grain.

-- The more I work with wood the more I recognize only God can make something as beautiful as a tree. I hope my humble attempts at this craft do justice by His masterpiece. -- Tim


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