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Bugs in Wood - Polyurethane them in?

by shortyski13
posted 08-09-2017 02:06 PM


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splintergroup

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#1 posted 08-09-2017 03:44 PM

As an alternative to “cooking” wood to kill bugs (afraid it would change the character/color), I placed it in a ziplock bag and tossed it into the deep freeze for a month. Worked on my bugs 8^)

I’d be suspicious of using poly to entomb them, chances are you’ll just make them angry.

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#2 posted 08-09-2017 03:50 PM

Tried that. Didn’t work.

-- Shooting down the walls of heartache. Bang bang. I am. The warrior.

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#3 posted 08-10-2017 01:11 AM

Put in a plastic bag and fumigate.

-- http://thewoodknack.blogspot.com/

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#4 posted 08-10-2017 01:26 AM

Run it through the microwave for 2 minutes the water in their bodies will boil.

-- Tom D

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