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Old 09-06-2010, 09:26 PM   #1
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Here's the dilemma... Oak Collar that will be stained and then clear coated with Spar Urethane... The bottom edge will be attached to the keezer with (probably) liquid nails. Should I leave the bottom edge unfinished for better adhesion, or should I clear coat it for better resistance to moisture? TIA!


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Old 09-06-2010, 09:35 PM   #2
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I went ahead and put polyurethane on mine. The liquid nails still sealed just fine.

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Old 09-06-2010, 09:38 PM   #3
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Yeah, I sealed mine to protect from moisture as well.
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