Star Wipers - Washed Jersey Knit Rags 8.5 lbs
The definition of a good wood working shop rag is a relatively soft, adsorbent piece of cloth. Old T’s are great but you can’t count on the supply. Star Wiping rags are made from a cotton blend...
• Made from a cotton blend - grown, spun, woven, processed and boxed 100% in the USA
• Attracts liquids but is also good at releasing them
• Great for staining, finishing and polishing
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Great for all sorts of uses
I have gone through several boxes of these clean rags for everything from a rag to wipe down knives I'm sharpening (I do a lot of hand sharpening and reshaping damaged knives (pocket to bowie style knives using Arkansas, diamond, cerramic and waterstones all of which can get messy. These are always handy to wipe the bladss clean when needed. Also use for applying and wiping of staines and finishes on my carvings. Definitely beats paper towels and the like.
Love these! Excellent for stain, oils, etc. And they really are cotton.
I always keep a box under the workbench.