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ernandez R

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Best shellac for Black Walnut and WRC 

Getting closer on my latest guitar, black walnut B&S and WRC top and was wondering about which shellac I should use for each?

Guess I shuld do up some test pieces but not sure it really matters with the walnut?

Last photo is top with a wipe of some old blond I had left in the squeeze bottle.


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Stephen Eden

 

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RE: Best shellac for Black Walnut an... (in reply to ernandez R

A Lemon shellac is used by the French makers to make their guitars look very rich and vibrant. Even on Brazllian rosewood! I think it would work excellently with Walnut

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