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#1 posted 02-02-2013 06:28 PM

I’ve been tempted to try this on purpleheart pens. I don’t want to scorch it, but after turning and sanding, a lot of the times purpleheart is just brown. Supposedly a VERY hot flame introduces oxidation and the purple comes back

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