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Tom

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Cut down a wooden paddle question
« on: November 04, 2008, 08:19:32 AM »
What should I use to seal the wood after i cit and sand it? spare varnish, poly-urethane, something else?

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Re: Cut down a wooden paddle question
« Reply #1 on: November 04, 2008, 09:03:09 AM »
I think my Malama was sealed with polyester resin.

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Re: Cut down a wooden paddle question
« Reply #2 on: November 04, 2008, 11:30:41 AM »
I sealed my cutdown glass C4 with two part epoxy. Pretty much brushed it on with my finger, let it cure and it's holding up very well.

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Re: Cut down a wooden paddle question
« Reply #3 on: November 04, 2008, 04:54:24 PM »
Two part epoxy is best. Much tougher than varnish or polyurethane and not as brittle as polyester resins.
« Last Edit: November 04, 2008, 05:13:29 PM by stoneaxe »
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