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Forum topic by rf58 posted 03-24-2013 02:59 AM 775 views 0 times favorited 1 reply Add to Favorites Watch
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rf58

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03-24-2013 02:59 AM

Topic tags/keywords: finishing edge grain doug fir shellac varathane strip or plane

is shellac the best finish for bleacher boards = laminated edge grain doug fir.
i have a lot to do. i love varathane water based floor finish.
if i take my time i can plug the holes and you can’t even tell it . i like the yellowing of shellac
what is the best way and save some money.
i find it is best to run them thru the planner. i don’t know how they finished them when new.
had any one ever used a stripper and if so what kind.

-- rf58, Illinois


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#1 posted 03-29-2013 02:52 PM

Addressing the shellac only; if they are going to be used outside shellac is moisture sensitive even if top coated and may cause problems in that application. With regard to cleaning them up, IMHO I would stay away from chemical stripper.

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