shellawax cream over stained turnings

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Forum topic by telrite posted 10-01-2017 09:41 PM 674 views 0 times favorited 1 reply Add to Favorites Watch
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10-01-2017 09:41 PM

I have turned a base and finial for a hollow form I am working on. They are made from walnut and stained with an Ebony oil base stain. I planed on using Shellawax cream as a friction polish but is says not to use on oil base stains. Has anyone tried this and did it work. Would a sander sealer before the polish help.

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#1 posted 10-02-2017 10:32 AM

I might try thinning this stuff to seal before using shellwax. You can apply light thin coat like any other friction finish.

Good luck with it.

-- Bill

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