The Basics Of Wood Finishing Woodcrafters Should Know
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Just as other aspects of woodworking, wood finishing also needs it due attention from Woodcrafters.One might build a beautiful and durable piece out of wood but, if it's finishing is not up to the mark, it will not stand out and it's valued will also be diminished.
One thing that woodcrafters should restrain from doing, when learning the basics of wood finishing is, jumping from one finishing technique to another or, trying a new one every time they take up a job.
This is because learning to get the right finish on wood takes patience and practice.When you are confident about a particular technique, you can try your hands on another.This will also give you an opportunity to make a comparison between the two.
Preparing the wood for finishing: The first that a woodcrafter need to do is to prepare the wood for a finish.You do not need any fancy power tools to prepare the wood - a hand smooth plane is good enough.
In fact, a low angle smooth plane is quite good for surface preparation as it shaves out very thin slices of wood.Another approach that is quite popularly used by woodcrafters is using a...