For the November 2021 issue of Wood News Online, Bob Rummer discusses his favorite recipes for wood finishes and how making your own finishes can help you fine tune and achieve truly customized results:
We often focus on woodworking skills like planing and sawing and marking as the hallmarks of a woodworker. But there is another set of useful skills for your woodshop that are closer to chemistry class. Instead of planes and chisels, woodshop recipes call for special measuring tools, mixing jars, careful technique, and hot plates.
Read the rest of the article