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Subject: Wood fillers

Wood fillers

From: Carlos Dion de Melo Teles <dion>
Date: Monday, November 18, 2002
Jeremy Wells <jeremy [at] wells__net>

>I'm working on restoring a wooden window. Much of the exterior of
>the window has moderately deep (.25 inch) checks on the weather side
>creating a rough surface. My goal is to smooth the surface without
>removing the wood by using a filler. ...

If you are not particularly concerned about the treatment
reversibility, the regular PVA based fillers found in your local
hardware store should do well.


                  Conservation DistList Instance 16:34
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Received on Monday, 18 November, 2002

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