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Forum topic by SqPeg posted 12-16-2012 06:37 PM 622 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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12-16-2012 06:37 PM

Topic tags/keywords: finishing wood combinations

I am building a small jewelry box out of tiger maple and cocobolo. I am hearing there my be issues with the cocobolo staining the maple when I try to apply the finish. Any truth to this and if so what would be the best finish to use that would mitigate or avoid the problem.


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#1 posted 12-17-2012 01:02 AM

Rattlecan lacquer or waterborne poly.

-- Clint Searl....Ya can no more do what ya don't know how than ya can git back from where ya ain't been

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#2 posted 12-26-2012 07:52 AM

Lots of box makers and wood experts out there… Giving this a bump!

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