• Advertise with us

« back to Woodworking Skill Share forum

Forum topic by Dudley posted 01-29-2010 10:01 PM 1082 views 0 times favorited 6 replies Add to Favorites Watch
View Dudley's profile


742 posts in 3224 days

01-29-2010 10:01 PM

I hope I don’t sound stupid, but what is the best way to remove the wax from a blank? TKS

-- Dudley Young USN Retired. Sebastian, Fl.

6 replies so far

View Jim's profile


253 posts in 3609 days

#1 posted 01-29-2010 10:11 PM

Hi Dudley, when you turn the blank the wax will come off with the wood.

-- Jim in Langley BC Canada ---

View Dudley's profile


742 posts in 3224 days

#2 posted 01-29-2010 10:27 PM

I told ya I was sounding stupid. Dah. Thanks Jim

-- Dudley Young USN Retired. Sebastian, Fl.

View Steve's profile


19 posts in 3014 days

#3 posted 01-29-2010 11:34 PM

Or maybe you’re just the only person that was smart enough to ask. And the rest of us benefited from the answer.

-- Cheers, Steve

View bigike's profile


4050 posts in 3252 days

#4 posted 01-30-2010 12:00 AM

Also if your gonna use the wood in a project from the TS or router u can also scrape it with a cabinet scraper.

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop,

View Jim Crockett (USN Retired)'s profile

Jim Crockett (USN Retired)

852 posts in 3697 days

#5 posted 01-30-2010 05:26 AM

Wax can be dissolved with mineral spirits.


-- A veteran is someone who, at one point in his/her life, wrote a blank check made payable to "The United States of America," for an amount of "up to and including his/her life".

View a1Jim's profile


117061 posts in 3541 days

#6 posted 02-13-2010 05:45 AM

Same kind of questions I ask Dudley

-- wood crafting & woodworking classes

Have your say...

You must be signed in to reply.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics