This is a laptop computer desk the client wanted. They live in a small apartment and needed a place to keep paperwork, but also that it could
be hidden when company came over.
I used SOSS hinges for the top and regular butt hinges for the front.
The finish was poly/tung oil mix.
I'm finishing a pine table top with tung oil and am not sure how to prepare the surface for subsequent coats.
I've read you can:
- Rub the surface down with steel wool between coats.
- Apply the next coat using steel wool.
- Sand down with 400+ grit sandpaper between coats.
Has anyone used Tung oil extensively? I've heard many good thing about this relative expensive finishing material, the one dominant complain seems to be long drying time, especially if used in its pure form.
My primary concern is the protection this finish can provide. I have some projects that...
Hi there! I'm looking for some expert advice on a dining table that someone made for me out of old barn wood. To the sanded unfinished top, I applied 3 coats of Behr Scandinavian Tung Oil Finish, which is a mixture of Lindseed oil, tung and wax. I had originally wanted to top the table with...