hedgepigdaniel
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To Resin or Not To Resin (Cracked Gum Wood)
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I'm by no means an expert but did a very similar project recently, so here's my thoughts/suggestions: Will filling cracks with resin visually add or detract? Obviously a matter of taste, but the ...

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Can you fill cracks in the side of a live edge slab
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Seconding the suggestion to use epoxy. That crack is an interesting one though because it goes through the nonflat surface of the live edge, so its a bit challenging to make a mould to stop the epoxy ...

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Finishing a desk or tabletop?
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Not an expert, but I made a desk recently and decided to finish it by spraying acid catalysed lacquer (AKA conversion varnish). It was a bit of effort to find a spray gun and learn how to use it, as ...

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What to finish my pine loft bed with?
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The fact that you want the desk to be resistant to a glass (and I suppose therefore some liquid from spills or condensation) makes me think that any kind of oil isn't the best option in terms of ...

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Why is clear epoxy not often used to fill cracks in live edge slabs?
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I faced a similar conundrum recently - I wanted a clear epoxy finish to preserve the natural appearance of the wood. In the process of making my piece I made various mistakes with the epoxy, including ...

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