Finishing techniques for woodworkers

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€ 23.00 EUR

A must for all woodworkers. This concise handbook of wood finishing is designed to be used in the workshop and not left on a shelf in the living-room or study. This new edition is wire bound to enable it stay open at the page you are using as a reference whilst you work. A clear plastic cover protects the exterior from stains and the inevitable spills whilst the book is in use.
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  • French polishing (on new & restored work)
  • Staining & Dying (using both old and new methods as well as chemicals)
  • Glues (includes hide glue and how to make a glue-pot)
  • Other finishes (including: nitro-cellulose, oil, wax, polyurethane, etc)
  • Decorative finishes (Including: gesso effects, marbling, gilding,
  • scumbling and decorative finishes for woodturners, etc.)
  • fire and weather worn effects
  • Sanding techniques, including: wet sanding and rotary sander
  • finishes including danish oil, organ oil and cynoacrylate
  • questions and answers from the finishing forum of the woodworkers bulletin board
  • Abrasives
  • Numerous recipes
  • Experiments to try •
  • Suppliers list (over 65 suppliers)
  • Full information on using polish products

200 A4 pages


€ 73.94

The awakener helps you to improve the sound quality of your guitar by bringing vibrations into the wood grains of your guitar, it simulates regular playing. The sound improves after a short period of using the awakener.


Use the awakener after longer playing pauses (some days or longer) and/or intensive reparations of your guitar.


The awakener has been tested intensively. All parts that are in contact with the guitar are padded, no metall parts are in contact with the instrument. There is no risk to make any scratches or harm to your instrument. The awakener can be run in a closed guitar case, either with battery or power supply.


Content: Awakener with electronic. Power supply 110/220V. Battery case (2x LR6 / AA not included!). Instructions (English). All packed together in a black box.

Attention: while using the awakener, your guitar produces tones. This is normal! This is not to be consider as a malfunction, because of the vibrations the instrument produces tones!

Your order will be shipped in 1 or 2 days after receipt of your order. During holiday periods, delivery might take a little longer. You can track your order at 'My Account'.

The lowest shipping cost to your home address is calculated automatically at checkout. There is no extra charge if a single order results in subsequent deliveries. Shipping is only available to residential addresses. 


Return right: You have 14 days to decide if the item is right for you. A return can be requested by clicking on 'My Account' at the top right and next select the "Returns". La Sonanta guarantees to refund any items, less shipping charges, provided that they are returned in original condition. The online tracking of the transport service will identify the time of receipt at home. In-store purchases or sealed products like DVD, Books and CDs as well as annouced clearence sales do not qualify for return rights.

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