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Easy Wipe-On Finishes

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This video delivers some wonderful news: great finishes don’t require you to have a dedicated finishing room, a Nobel Prize in chemistry, or expensive application equipment. In fact, you don’t need much more than a worn-out T-shirt to lay down durable finishes that will earn you glowing reviews.

You’ll learn shop-proven application methods that virtually guarantee your success. And along the way, you’ll discover tips and shortcuts that will save you both time and money as you achieve your best-ever finishes.

DP 309 Easy Wipe-On Finishes

Price: $24.95

Fine finishes start with knowledge. This 50-minute video gives you the inside information you need to master both materials and methods.
You’ll discover how to:

  • Apply oil (such as Watco) for a “close-to-the-wood” finish that invites touching.
  • Choose and apply food-safe finishes. The truth about these finishes may shock you.
  • Lay down a film-building finish without a single brush mark.
  • Confidently fix common mistakes to get your project back on course—fast.
  • “Finish the finish” to get exactly the surface sheen and protection you want.

A finish can make or break your woodworking efforts. Learn how to take all of your projects from so-so to warm glow.

Bonus Material

The disc also features a collection of bonus material in PDF format. View or print a chart that compares the various grading systems for coated abrasives (sandpaper). Or refer to a chart that explains the uses and scratch equivalents of color-coded Scotch-Brite pads.

Video Overview