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Lee Barker

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#1 posted 08-01-2012 02:33 AM

No one mentioned lacquer thinner or naphtha to get rid of the oils. And I agree; no splines, no biscuits.

Boatbuilders regularly use epoxy on teak with great success. They clean as well, and definitely underclamp.



-- " his brain, which is as dry as the remainder biscuit after a voyage, he hath strange places cramm'd with observation, the which he vents in mangled forms." --Shakespeare, "As You Like It"

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