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Wood Finishing Derby KS

Here you will learn a particular wood finishing technique that uses Pentacryl wood preservative for special woodworking projects. Wood finishing is a very important process and you want to make sure you are using the right wood finishing products. Find everything you need for your wood finishing needs including clear finishes, rubbing pads, brushes, spray guns and more at the hardware supply stores in Derby, KS listed below.

The Home Depot
(316)773-1988
8444 W McCormick Ave
Wichita, KS
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

Lowe's
(316) 206-0000
424 West Patriot Avenue
Derby, KS
Hours
M-SA 6 am - 10 pm
SU 8 am - 8 pm

LOWE'S OF DERBY, KS
316 206-0000
424 WEST 63RD STREET SOUTH DERBY, KS, 67037
Derby, KS
 
Haysville True Value Hardware
(316) 522-8665
325 N Main
Haysville, KS
 
Lowe's
(316) 684-3117
11959 East Kellogg Drive
Wichita, KS
Hours
M-SA 6 am - 10 pm
SU 8 am - 8 pm

The Home Depot
(316)681-0899
3350 N Woodlawn
Wichita, KS
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

Fastenal- Derby
316-789-9143
800 Nelson Drive Derby, KS, 67037
Derby, KS
 
Kmart 3358 / Cross Merch
(316) 522-4751
4830 S Broadway
Wichita, KS
Store Hours
Miscellaneous
Store Type
Miscellaneous
Hours
Monday To Friday Working Hours is :8-22 and for Sat:8-22
Sun:8-21
Store Features
Monday To Friday Working Hours is :8-22 and for Sat:8-22
Sun:8-21

Ace Hardware
(316) 685-7201
4183 E Harry St
Wichita, KS
 
LOWE'S OF E. WICHITA, KS
316 684-3117
11959 EAST KELLOGG DRIVE WICHITA, KS, 67207
Wichita, KS
 

Wood Finishing

Wood Stabilizer Prevents Cracks

Q. A recent storm left a large tree limb in our yard. I'd like to slice cross sections for plaques and trivets. How do I keep theslices from splitting as they dry?

A. Pentacryl wood preservative is an excellent product made forthis very purpose. A slice of wood will always split because, as itdries, the cells collapse and wither just like a dry sponge. Thisstress from contraction literally pulls the disk apart, usuallyresulting in a single, nasty split that runs from the bark edge towardthe pith. Pentacryl reinforces the cells so they retain their shape asthey dry. As a result, very little stress builds up in the wood andcracks rarely occur. Pentacryl is nontoxic and is compatible with anykind of finish. Here are a few tips about making plaques from DaleKnobloch, the owner of Preservation Solutions, which makes Pentacryl.
-  To keep the bark edge on a slab, cut the wood during the winter.
-   Wood that has been outside, especially in winter, should be brought to room temperature before you apply Pentacryl.
-   Don't overtreat—plan to soak your wood no more than five minutes for every inch of its thickness.
-  After treatment, the wood must be allowed to dry evenly. Make sure it is exposed to air on all sides.
-  Don't hurry the drying by adding heat or air movement.

Source:

Woodcraft, (800) 225-1153, www.woodcraft.com, Pentacryl wood stabilizer, 1 qt., #129318, $16; 1 gal., #129319, $47.

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