This high build friction polish builds quickly, drying almost instantly, complementing the natural beauty of the wood. A smooth sheen is the result. When used with a cellulose sealer, a brilliant...
- 500ml bottle
- Builds quickly, drying almost instantly, complementing the natural beauty of the wood
- When used without a sealer, a smooth sheen results
- When used with a cellulose sealer, a brilliant high gloss finish is easily attained
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This project was my first experience in turning these Travel Mugs offered in a kit by Woodcraft. This is a relatively new kit with a screw top lid. In our online ad, it states, “Create a custom travel mug using your favorite wood or mixed media to produce a one-of-a-kind dramatic effect. You can either turn the outer liner using a stave configuration or simply use solid wood blocks. Although this kit is for an experienced turner, you will find that the hollowing techniques are easy to execute, and the results are nothing short of amazing.
Part 4 of the Recipe Box concludes the series with a base and hinge assembly, finishing, followed by adding 3 detail components including turning a matching Bubinga Sedona Rollerball Pen.
In just about every shop you will find a box or bin of scrap wood. Together with replacement parts from our store turning departments you can create different sizes and shapes for all sorts of items. Thinking outside of the box and your imagination is all you need!
Great Product on Wood Turning Projects
For lathe work I apply at about 1,000RPM after I put on a sanding sealer. Makes for a beautiful finish.
Use to finish pens
It does just what they said it would.
Great for pens.
Mylands High Build Friction Wax
Don't let it build up on fingers. It will dry and crack shin. So wash hands after use
Mylands Polish Gvies 5 Star Finish
I make duck calls on my lathe and Mylands High Build Friction Polish makes a high level finish/sealant. Dries hand, mirror gloss and brings out the grain of the wood as good as it gets. However, you need a steady hand and watch for over doing it so it dries evenly.
this product is great for wood turning projects, just takes a few coats to get a really lustrous sheen, add more coats to achieve a glosst smooth finish
I love this stuff!
I use Mylands HBF Polish on my spinning tops because it dries fast, looks great, and gives me a finished product when I take the top off the lathe.
A Fast and Fine Finish
This friction finish is easy to apply on the lathe and in my opinion works best at higher speeds where the friction helps to "burn in" the finish. It doesn't leave the project with a plastic appearance, but brings the natural beauty of the wood to a nice luster.
apply many coats at high speeds
great stuff - but
If you try to apply multiple coats it will begin to streak. You can actually feel them. If they included proper instructions (even bad ones) this possibly could have been avoided. A single coat applied with a very smooth cloth is what I recommend.
need's more helpfull instructions.
Good for the master wood worker!
I have used this before - love it.
Used mostly for turnings
not bad, water resistant
I found it is best to apply thin, buff in with rag, then heat polish. The thinner the better. I found with a brush the finish is to thick and polishes with lines
High Build Friction Polish
No usage directions on container, but I rubbed the product into the wood, let dry 30 min. and then polished with a clean cotton cloth, and got a great shine, I added a second coat for good measure.
This product allows me to finish a project in the time it would take me to set up for another finish. Leaving the project on the lathe to complete the finishing is WONDERFUL. I have used this on several bowls and even on a couple of pens. I have never been dissatisfied about the final effect on a project.
This product really brings out the beauty of the grain. It is dry before you remove the work from the machine.
Consistent and reliable... easy to use
I use the product on a lathe. It is easy to apply and the results are consistent, providing a beautiful sheen.
I love this stuff!
I use the product on pens and spindles. It leaves a great finish and is easy to apply.
Amazing stuff. Will put a great shine on any project with ease. Just read directions and go, you will have a finished project in no time at all.
I use this product as a finish coat on all my turnings
Excellent finish for bowls, pens or any other turning.
Easy finish for pen turners
It does exactly what the catalog description says
use to polish wood turned items, it puts a fantastic finish to the wood, or antler. can't find anything not great about it
use to polish and finish pen blanks, it puts on a terrific finish. nothing bad about it