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01-29-2010 10:01 PM

I hope I don’t sound stupid, but what is the best way to remove the wax from a blank? TKS

-- Dudley Young USN Retired. Sebastian, Fl.

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#1 posted 01-29-2010 10:11 PM

Hi Dudley, when you turn the blank the wax will come off with the wood.

-- Jim in Langley BC Canada ---

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#2 posted 01-29-2010 10:27 PM

I told ya I was sounding stupid. Dah. Thanks Jim

-- Dudley Young USN Retired. Sebastian, Fl.

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#3 posted 01-29-2010 11:34 PM

Or maybe you’re just the only person that was smart enough to ask. And the rest of us benefited from the answer.

-- Cheers, Steve

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#4 posted 01-30-2010 12:00 AM

Also if your gonna use the wood in a project from the TS or router u can also scrape it with a cabinet scraper.

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop, http://[email protected]

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#5 posted 01-30-2010 05:26 AM

Wax can be dissolved with mineral spirits.


-- A veteran is someone who, at one point in his/her life, wrote a blank check made payable to "The United States of America," for an amount of "up to and including his/her life".

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#6 posted 02-13-2010 05:45 AM

Same kind of questions I ask Dudley


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