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Forum topic by superstretch posted 08-25-2011 06:38 PM 1046 views 0 times favorited 6 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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superstretch

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08-25-2011 06:38 PM

Topic tags/keywords: resource trick

Hey guys—Just chiming in with a post from my 2nd favorite site:

http://lifehacker.com/5834195/use-mayonnaise-to-fix-cracks-in-wood-furniture

They also recommend mixing water and cig ash to get rid of waterspots..

-- Dan, Rochester, NY


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#1 posted 08-25-2011 08:31 PM

Never thought of using mayonnaise and cigarette ash for woodworking. If it works it works right?

-- David Dubs, Illinois, http://www.woodenyoushelving.com

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#2 posted 08-25-2011 09:10 PM

interesting idea. Unless I suddenly start making furniture out of toast, lettuce and bacon I think that I’ll avoid the mayo though.

-- Sometimes the creative process requires foul language. -- Charles Neil

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#3 posted 08-25-2011 09:18 PM

then what would I put on my tomato sandwich.

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#4 posted 08-25-2011 09:23 PM

Don , thats what sawdust and BLO is used for. :)

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#5 posted 08-25-2011 09:34 PM

Would Miricle Whip work insted? :)

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#6 posted 08-26-2011 12:26 AM

Now I can tell my bride that I’m not sloppy. I’m just tryin’ to repair the table top.
I think I’ll pass on the mayo fix.
Bill

-- bill@magraphics.us

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