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Posted on Has anyone ever tried Polycryl on spalted wood?

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Jamie Speirs

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#1 posted 09-21-2010 05:55 PM

I mix white PVA wood glue with water and let it soak in. once dry you get a great finish on my turned bowls. If in a rush a bit of hot air speeds the process. It also tightens up any loose fibre.. I’ve used this on Spalted Beech and I’m going to be doing it on a couple of door panels later today.

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