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Forum topic by okie posted 06-23-2011 09:28 PM 1249 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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okie

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06-23-2011 09:28 PM

I have a kitchen table of cherry wood, the Waterlox finish is beautiful on the table; approx 4 years old.

The finish seems to be getting softer with age, it imprints easily; for example a tablecloth will imprint into/on
the finish under fairly light pressure.

Could I install a harder finish over the existing Waterlox?
I’ve thought of a polyurethane for its toughness (I know it sounds bad).

I’d like to retain the beautiful color but top with a harder finish.

I used the Waterlox using the wipe on technique.

Thanks,
okie, 513-759-9551


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DrDirt

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#1 posted 06-23-2011 09:59 PM

I haven’t had this issue with waterlox. I would contact their tech guys about it.
Mane just a slightly different waterlox would be better, like their marine finish?

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#2 posted 06-23-2011 11:13 PM

Are you using their Original or Marine version?

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