|Forum topic by Yero||posted 08-22-2016 05:56 PM||463 views||0 times favorited||2 replies|
08-22-2016 05:56 PM
I am working on a custom-project-build AK47. I decided that I want to get read of all the wood on the rifle accept the handguard, but I don’t like how red/blond wood pops out with all other parts being black.
So I found a company that offered unfinished AK wood furniture (ironwooddesigns.com). They have the following types of wood available:
- Baltic Birch Laminate
I am trying to achieve a black finish (so it fits better with other black colored plastic and metal parts), but still have grains show up. As of now I am thinking of using black dye stain:
I didn’t have much experience with wood types and wood finishes. Here is one example of an AK with black furniture
What choice of wood do you guys think I should choose? What’s going to work the best based on what I described above? Thanks!