Flexner on Finishing: Finally - Answers to Your Wood Finishing Fears & Frustrations (Google eBook)

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Adams Media, Sep 7, 2010 - Crafts & Hobbies - 208 pages
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Everything You Need to Finish Your Woodworking Projects Like a Pro

No more mystery. No more hype. Told as it is. Take control of finishing by learning how to use the many finishes available—and what those products actually are. In this book, his first since Understanding Wood Finishing, Bob Flexner delves deeper into many of the issues woodworkers struggle with and he does it with an authority that leaves no doubt. Inside, you'll discover the truth about:

  • Wood Preparation
  • Choosing a Finish
  • Coloring Wood
  • Brushing & Spraying
  • Overcoming Finishing Problems
  • Finishing Myths
  • Repairing Finishes
  • And So Much More!

BONUS CHAPTER on Furniture Repair!

  

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Contents

TABLE OF CONTENTS
Some Basic Finishing Rules
The Thick Thin of Wood Finishing
The Deterioration of Furniture
WOOD PREPARATION
WIPEON FINISHES
Their History
Copyright

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About the author (2010)

Bob Flexner has operated his own furniture making and restoration shop in Norman, OK for 30 years, and he has taught wood finishing and restoration for 20 years. He is the author of the authoritative and best-selling book, Understanding Wood Finishing (still in print after 15 years) and he writes the "Flexner on Finishing" column in Popular Woodworking magazine.

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