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Forum topic by willie posted 08-21-2014 02:10 PM 665 views 0 times favorited 1 reply Add to Favorites Watch
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willie

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08-21-2014 02:10 PM

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Working on the first of hopefully many toys for my granddaughter, she turns one year old next month. I just finished work on a pull toy full of blocks and was wondering about what finish to use that will be safe for her. She puts everything in the mouth so I want it to be safe.

I painted all the blocks with a non-toxic acrylic paint but it left a flat finish. What is a good safe finish for kids’ toys? I was thinking maybe a water based poly but want to be certain I’m not going to do anything to harm this precious little girl! Any suggestions will be greatly appreciated. Thanks, Willie

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Clint Searl

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#1 posted 08-21-2014 02:57 PM

Any finish is safe once it’s cured.

-- 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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