staining the deck boards while I have them off??

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staining the deck boards while I have them off??

Postby tcvc » Sun Jun 13, 2010 5:30 pm

I am restoring a 1932 Thompson TVT. I had to remove the deck boards to make some repairs. Seeing as how the deck is 1/4" mahogany tounge a groove, I was thinking maybe I would stain the boards while I had them off. They are fastened with exposed brass screws, so this way I wouldn't be trying to clean them up after getting stain all over them. what thoughts do you guys have???
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Postby Phill Blank » Mon Jun 14, 2010 4:19 am

tcvc,

Go for it!
Nothing says you have to stain the boards when installed. As you said it will be a lot easier and you do not have to try to clean the stain out of the slot of the screws.

Good Luck,

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