help with old veneer

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Forum topic by jerryw posted 10-15-2009 09:12 PM 764 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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10-15-2009 09:12 PM

Topic tags/keywords: oak refurbishing

i have an old table that the veneer has come loose in places. could i run a steam iron over the veneer to get it all off?

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#1 posted 10-15-2009 10:22 PM

If its glued with Hyde glue yes. Sometimes using a damp cloth under the iron helps if the veneer is thin and you want to reuse it…

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#2 posted 10-18-2009 06:18 AM

You might be able to reglue the veneer.

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