Wood Finishing Selecting The Right Brush And Properly Maintaining It Will Ensure You Get The Best Finish Possible
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Brushes Illustration by James Provost Applying a finish is often mentioned as an afterthought in woodworking articles.This is no surprise, as finishing is not the most exciting part of woodworking.As well, there are dozens of finishes available, and just as many ways to apply them.
Brushing on a finish is not a difficult proposition, but choosing the right brush for the finish being used; correctly loading the brush and then applying the material in an efficient manner will go a long way in helping to achieve a perfect result.
Quality brushes represent a sizeable investment, and properly cleaning them will protect your investment and keep them in fine form for many years.It's All in the BristleThere are three parts to a brush - the bristles, the ferrule, and the handle.
You judge a brush on the quality of finish it gives, and it's the bristles, along with your brushing technique, that has the greatest impact on the finish.Just as finishes have evolved over the years, so have brushes.
One thing remains clear - cheap bargain brushes are great for staining a fence or shed, but they are of little use in the shop.Cheap brushes will begin to fall apart with...