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    Michael Costa

    Oak or Soft Maple....

    Lol, I'm back. I just found out that a 10% solution of sodium nitrite will turn white oak almost black. Is this an option prior to using a gel stain?

    Michael Costa Today, 4:18 AM Go to last post
    Michael Costa

    Oak or Soft Maple....

    One more follow up question. The black/ebony stains I have are oil based. Can I use this gel stain on top of a water based dye after it completely dries?

    Michael Costa Today, 3:57 AM Go to last post
    Jim Koepke

    Frustrated with low angle plane

    Not being Doug, this is my understanding of the effect Leonard Bailey explained in his patent to allow the use of thinner blades. The pressure of the

    Jim Koepke Today, 3:44 AM Go to last post
    Michael Costa

    Oak or Soft Maple....

    Wouldn't that be an extremely high volume of India ink? I have a little bottle that wouldn't go far and it wasn't cheap if I recall.

    Michael Costa Today, 3:40 AM Go to last post
    Michael Costa

    Oak or Soft Maple....

    If I use a dye, what should I purchase and what would I mix it with? Or would I just use a liquid dye of some kind and wipe it on like I would stain?

    Michael Costa Today, 3:38 AM Go to last post