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yellowtruck75

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What do you all suggest for finishing methods on wine bottle stops? The first 4 stops that I made I used the BLO and CA finish just the same as my pens. Do others use this method or lacquer and buffing? I want a finish that will last and is shiny.

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YT


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#1 posted 1389 days ago

I used CA/BLO on my first few stoppers, but switched over to a wipe on poly. I figure the bottle stopper isn’t going to be handled as much as a pen so it should be a solid finish. I use about 6 or so coats.

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