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Painting and Varnishing - The Woodenboat Series


Painting and Varnishing - The Woodenboat Series
Highland Item # 201805
Author: Peter Spectre


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Painting and Varnishing - The Woodenboat Series. Author, Peter Spectre

Painting and varnishing is part art and part science. The keys to success are a well-conceived plan of action, the correct choice of tools and materials, a careful preparation of the surface, proper application of the coating, and a "feel" for what you are doing.

Table of Contents:

  • Quick Steps to Spring Painting
  • Paint Adhesion
  • The Wood/Paint Interface: Will It Stick?
  • Mildew, and Lots of It!
  • Painting for Longevity
  • Painting for Decoration
  • Rolling and Tipping
  • Paintbrush Care
  • For Her Name's Sake
  • Name in Gold, Hail in Black
  • The Fine Art of Stripping Paint
  • Taking It Off with Chemical Strippers
  • Scrapers
  • Looking Good Again
  • Linear Polyurethanes
  • Water-Based Clear Coatings
  • Antifouling Paints
  • Quick Steps to Spring Varnishing
  • Hot-Weather Varnishing
  • Two-Can Finishes, or One
  • A Lasting Finish
  • Mast Protection
  • Arabol
  • Maintenance with Meaning

Part of The WoodenBoat Series, this book is a compilation of articles that have appeared in WoodenBoat magazine.


ISBN 978-0-93782-233-3

146 pages, Paperback.

Product Warnings

WARNING FOR RESIDENTS OF CALIFORNIA!

This product may expose you to chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm. Please read our Proposition 65 warning.
For more information, see www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.

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