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One part science, five parts experimentation. Every wood boat veteran has their secret recipe for a showy finish. Share your trials and triumphs.

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  • 1932 Chris craft stain
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  • Interlux 1642 natural filler stain
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  • Dock Scuff Marks
    by Moosemeat » Thu Aug 06, 2015 8:59 am
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  • Sealing, Priming and Painting New Planks
    by Lowkey » Sun Dec 28, 2014 8:31 pm
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  • Maintaining moisture content when planking
    by George Emmanuel » Wed Apr 15, 2015 7:13 am
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  • Jet Speed Varnish
    by evansjw44 » Fri Jun 19, 2015 8:27 pm
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  • First Time Refinishing - '42 - Part I
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  • Awlwood
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  • How to judge what wood can or cant be restored
    by prlentz » Fri May 22, 2015 9:57 am
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  • Hull Seams
    by evansjw44 » Sun Apr 19, 2015 5:59 pm
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  • Black Seams
    by tkhersom » Wed Apr 15, 2015 6:27 am
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  • Stain king plank 1958 sportsman
    by macames » Thu Mar 26, 2015 11:05 am
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  • 60 Grit Longboard Paper
    by Tom Gruenauer » Sat Mar 28, 2015 12:49 pm
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  • Teak - Vinyl - Floor - Covering
    by 1964chris » Wed Mar 30, 2011 6:51 pm
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  • capri king plank stain
    by burr89 » Sun Mar 01, 2015 3:51 pm
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  • Bilge Paint for '62 CC Sea Skiff?
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  • paint colors
    by michael beeman » Mon Feb 09, 2015 5:30 pm
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  • 58 Connie Re-finishing hand rails
    by bobbystone » Tue Jan 13, 2015 2:07 pm
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  • paint questions
    by prlentz » Thu Dec 18, 2014 2:42 pm
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  • Sealing, Priming and Painting New Planks
    by Lowkey » Sun Dec 28, 2014 8:36 pm
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  • Sealing, Priming and Painting New Planks
    by Lowkey » Sun Dec 28, 2014 8:32 pm
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  • Bubbles bubbles bubbles
    by tuobanur » Sat Oct 25, 2014 8:16 pm
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  • Cedar Ceiling Boards
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  • Varnish Color
    by clemxd » Fri Sep 26, 2014 5:47 am
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  • 1st time refinishing
    by koashiloh » Sun Sep 07, 2014 10:06 pm
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  • Connie Windshield
    by drginseng » Fri Aug 29, 2014 10:33 pm
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  • Revarnishing teak toe rail
    by StValentine » Tue Jul 22, 2014 9:31 am
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  • To Varnish Over the Seams or To Not
    by tuobanur » Wed Aug 27, 2014 9:14 am
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  • How Far to Go with Interior Varnishing
    by drginseng » Tue Aug 26, 2014 10:25 pm
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  • Varnish & Fillers 1949 Sportsman
    by martyhills » Thu Aug 21, 2014 5:35 pm
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  • Hard to reach area to varnish
    by drginseng » Tue Aug 19, 2014 4:13 am
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  • Removing oil from raw teak
    by drginseng » Tue Aug 19, 2014 4:41 am
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  • Berth Panels
    by drginseng » Sat Aug 09, 2014 11:33 pm
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  • Lap Strake end grain
    by tombrancheau » Sat May 28, 2011 9:30 pm
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  • Changing colors - What's involved?
    by ClassOf56 » Mon Jul 28, 2014 8:44 am
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  • Bottom color, water line stripe color
    by parroteyes » Tue Jul 22, 2014 7:06 am
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  • Sanding to Flatten Varnish
    by Sandarm » Mon Jul 07, 2014 11:08 am
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  • Decals and finish over them
    by George Emmanuel » Mon Nov 04, 2013 2:02 pm
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