Thread: Walnut Stock
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Old 27th December 2013, 06:09 PM
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Originally Posted by Ste Hughes View Post
I've recently refinished my stock, started with boiled linseed. It made the stock super dark and it covered up a lot of the grain...

I tried tru oil (which is linseed oil mixed with stuff) and liked the shine but it went tacky really quick, it was polymerizing way before I felt I was done rubbing it in.

I ended up mixing tru oil and boiled linseed oil together (80% tru, 20% BLO) it stopped it going too tacky too quickly and did not seem to make the wood dark.
Thanks for the advice.
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