Can You Use Tru Oil Over Oil Based Stain?

Q&A Woodworking Forum IndexCategory: Wood FinishingCan You Use Tru Oil Over Oil Based Stain?
Westfarthing Woodworks asked 7 months ago

I’m sorry if you already answered this question but can you use Tru Oil over oil based stain?



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Westfarthing Woodworks answered 7 months ago

Thank you Bernie. You can use Tru Oil over nearly anything as long as it is fully cured before adding the oil. Since I don’t know your exact circumstances, I always recommend a test board first just to make sure everything is working right.

Once you get past that, you can proceed to your project without any worry. I have applied Tru-Oil over lots of stains, and it’s been fine, though again a test board is the best weapon against a huge screw up.

Happy building

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