Home page for maine custom cabinetmaker and woodworker greg zoulamis. Waterborne dyes can be applied with a cloth sponge.
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Water popping fine woodworking. First sand to 220 grit. Dealing with pitch. Woodpeckers shop upgrade giveaway enter now for your chance to win more than 2 000 worth of woodworking equipment from woodpeckers.
Pine has a reputation for leaving a lot of pitch or pine tar on woodworking blades. This is a how to page dedicated to a range of woodworking projects and techniques from basic shop built jigs and accessories to cabinetry to antique repro. Our biweekly podcast allows editors authors and special guests to answer your woodworking questions and connect with the online woodworking community.
After the mixture has cooled pour the liquid through a fine paint filter to remove any grains of undis solved dye bottom right. Shaker candle stand overview. Next to avoid raising the grain during dyeing with a water soluble dye pre raise the grain by wiping it with a water moistened sponge or cloth.
The easiest way to measure smaller amounts of dye is using a plastic medi cine cup top right. Here he explains water or moisture content in wood and its relationship to relative humidity and shrinkage and swelling. Together we produce high quality furniture and architectural cabinetry for our worldwide clientele.
Miguel saco and danny birnbaum have over 30 years combined experience in the custom furniture and woodworking business. While properly curing the pine will help immensely in dealing with excessive pitch there are still a number of tips that can be used for removing pitch buildup from blades for basic cleaning use a quality all purpose cleaner such as three tablespoons of a natural laundry soap mixed in a. Woodpeckers shop upgrade giveaway enter now for your chance to win more than 2 000 worth of woodworking equipment from woodpeckers.
Solved in hot water in the ratio of 1 oz. As with any finish test the dye first on a scrap of wood from your project before applying following these steps. Fine woodworking main menu subscribe.
Watch contributing editor christian becksvoort build a shaker candle stand start to finish in this 4 minute edit. Our biweekly podcast allows editors authors and special guests to answer your woodworking questions and connect with the online woodworking community. Water is always present in wood so an understanding of the interrelationship between water and wood is fundamental to fine woodworking writes wood technologist r.