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Old 01-11-2020, 09:45 AM
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Originally Posted by runamuck View Post
I'd like to make a suggestion: on an acoustic guitar, I'd recommend that you at least seal the top with shellac before the oil. The reason for this is that PolyOil is thin and will penetrate a softwood like spruce or cedar and in doing so, can dampen its responsiveness. The shellac will prevent penetration.
Wipe on poly is not an oil, it does not soak in any more than any other finish from my experience.
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