varnishing the cane on seats

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Stripper
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varnishing the cane on seats

Post by Stripper » Tue Jun 24, 2014 6:44 pm

Could anyone tell me if you should varnish the cane on hand caned seats?

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Re: varnishing the cane on seats

Post by Patricks Dad » Tue Jun 24, 2014 7:41 pm

If you are talking about artificial/synthetic cane, it doesn't need to be varnished.

But if you are talking about real cane, you should indeed varnish it. Thinned coats for penetration first leading to heavier coats per directions on the can.
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