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Heart pine

Discussion in 'The Charles Neil Finishing Forum' started by barry richardson, Jun 26, 2019.

  1. barry richardson

    barry richardson Moderator Staff Member Global Moderator Full Member Thread Starter

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    Is poly comparable with heart pine? I have some very gooey pine and am wondering what finish to use...
     
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    I assume you mean compatible. My recommendation is that you definitely need to start with a couple of coats of dewaxed shellac. Oily woods hate poly and I assume resinous ones do too.
     
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    Yea, darn spell check.... That's my thought as well. I have a couple of cutoffs I can experiment with.......
     
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