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What finish to use on Shedua?

Discussion in 'Luthier's Corner' started by tjclem, Feb 10, 2005.


  1. tjclem

    tjclem Supporting Member Commercial User

    Jun 6, 2004
    Central Florida
    Owner and builder Clementbass
    I am working on a bass with a Shedua wings Maple core and Walnut back. I haven't worked with shedua yet what do you guys suggest. Will tung oil finish look good on it?
     
  2. here's a vote for tung oil. I think it would look good with an oil finish.
     
  3. River Gambler

    River Gambler

    Feb 10, 2005
    I used Tung Oil on Shedua and it looked great, brought out the grian very nicely. Tom
     
  4. tjclem

    tjclem Supporting Member Commercial User

    Jun 6, 2004
    Central Florida
    Owner and builder Clementbass
    Very cool did you use filler first or just keep it with the pores showing?.........t