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Forum topic by TVT posted 01-30-2015 05:36 AM 540 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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01-30-2015 05:36 AM

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I have a job to build some shutters for a customer. They want a finish I have not done and am looking for any suggestions. I need to do a similar finish like the one in picture. Its the contrasting and blending of the red and darker color that i am wondering about. Any suggestions would be nice. Thank

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#1 posted 02-01-2015 02:12 AM

Could be a combination of two different stains one over a base color rubbed off or they mixed up paint the color of the brown on the window frames and then wiped it off with thinner. You are going to have experiment

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#2 posted 02-01-2015 02:31 AM

It looks like they may have burned it w/ a torch. The finish also looks like it may be Cabot Australian Timber Oil. Just a Guess.

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