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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 03-29-2009, 07:24 AM Thread Starter
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swirl finish

I've refinish my rg 560 and I've a question.
what kind of transparent I must use on oil swirl?
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post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old 03-29-2009, 11:50 AM
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Re: swirl finish

it depends on what paints you have used.
askt eh paint manufacturer what type of clearcoat they recommend is the easy way.
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post #3 of 6 (permalink) Old 03-29-2009, 01:35 PM
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Cool another italian swirler, where are you located?
I'm in Prato
Would you share any pictures?
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post #4 of 6 (permalink) Old 03-31-2009, 09:56 PM
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Re: swirl finish

Do a test dip on scrap wood and then test the clears you want to try. Polyurethanes are fairly tolerant. Lacquers are less so.
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post #5 of 6 (permalink) Old 04-02-2009, 03:59 PM Thread Starter
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Re: swirl finish

thanks folks!
I'll share all pics when I finish sll work friends!

p.s. I live in roma
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post #6 of 6 (permalink) Old 04-12-2009, 06:49 AM Thread Starter
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Re: swirl finish

ohhhh sigh
I haven't success.
I used oil paint and trementine diluent after put borax in wather but color don't expanded on top and remained clean wather between colors
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