I'm new to all this but I have researched a bit about it and plan to finish my burr veneer in this way;
Seal with diluted shellac (french polish/mentholated spirit 50/50)
pack pours (fine burr dust/pva)
Sand and wipe with meths to remove dust
Seal with Shellac
Apply 10 or so coats of internal...
I'm from London UK and am finding the veneer softener difficult to source. I've found a formula online which is as follows;
1 gallon of water
8 Oz of glycerin
8 Oz of Methalated spirits (denatured alcohol)
Will there be any side effects using this formula..? Walnut burr is really expensive haha
Hi I'm new to this site but have a question;
I have recently bought some beautiful walnut burl veneer ( 0.6mm thick) and am using cold press method and "Tightbond professional strength veneer adhesive" The problem I am having when doing test runs is after the adhesive has cured and I take clamps...
So I am an amateur diy'er and after realizing that owning a home sometimes puts a hold on other plans like buying new furniture I am tasked with repairing and refinishing a table that was given to my wife and I when we moved into our home a year ago.
From my basic research it looks to be a...