Danish oil on colored oil finish?

Discussion in 'Warwick Basses' started by Zarathustra3, Sep 18, 2013.


  1. Zarathustra3

    Zarathustra3 Supporting Member

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    Hi, I have a Warwick Vampyre NT with a nirvana black colored oil finish. I have another bass that only ever had danish oil used on it. The builder recommended reapplying the Danish oil once a year.

    I was wondering if putting a coating of Danish oil on the Warwick would be a good idea? I obviously don't want to mess up the Warwick though but I'm just curious.
     
  2. WarwickOfficial

    WarwickOfficial

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    Zarathustra3,

    I'm glad you asked! Danish oil is a long oil finish--a mix of oil and varnish, which creates a tough, water resistant finish.

    Since your vampire already has a coat of nirvana black oil, there really is no reason for this.

    Best,

    Mike
    Warwick USA
     

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