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For Fantastic Oak Finishes

Ike a movie star, oak possesses natural good looks. Oak's distinctive grain pattern (see photo below) is what people are responding to when they say, I love the look of oak. Unlike a movie star, however, oak is easy to work with even during finishing. The best Finishes for oak celebrate its grain. In this aricle, I'll highlight some key finishing tips and techniques used to create the multilayered finishes that bring out the best in oak. Check out the recipes that make use of these techniques...

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Bar jaw Headstock Half-handle Headstock jaw Jaw pad 1 1-1 2 x 1-7 8 x 56 1 1-3 4 x 2 x 2-1 2 1 1-1 2 x 2-1 4 x 4 2 5 8 x 1-1 4 x 4-1 2 1 1-1 8 x 1-3 4 x 2-1 2 1 3 8 x 1-3 4 x 2-1 2 Sources Enco, 800 873-3626, www.use-enco.com 5 8-in.-dia. x 6-ft.-long 8-tpi Acme threaded rod, FA408-0222, 16. 5 8m.-dia., 8-tpi Acme threaded nuts. FA407-2202, 1.75 ea, 1 2-in.-dia. x 3-ft.-long drill rod, SFA409-0029, 4. 3 16-ia-dia. x 3-f1.-long drill rod, 409-0009, 1. Supe Glue Corp., 800 538-3091,...