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Water-based lacquer over epoxy????

Discussion in 'Luthier's Corner' started by mikgag, Aug 15, 2002.


  1. mikgag

    mikgag Guest

    Mar 25, 2002
    I want to glue a spalted maple laminate top to an ash body. In order to strengthen the maple before I can route out the cavities I will need to cover it in epoxy. My question is after that, can I apply a water-based lacquer to the whole bass, or just finish the whole thing back and top in epoxy, or something else? Suggestions???