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What to use under laquer to enhance figure

Discussion in 'Luthier's Corner' started by Peter Parker, Sep 29, 2004.

  1. Peter Parker

    Peter Parker Banned

    Jun 10, 2001
    What would be best used on a piece of flamed redwood to really bring out the figure before I lacquer? Is it common or even needed to use something under lacquer? I've used Deft lacquer on the last few basses with great results but the wood used in those projects had little figure to speak of so there was nothing to really enhance. Ideas would be much appreciated.