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Old 17-04-2015, 11:51   #1
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Teak refinish question

I need to strip and refinish my teak but I'm not going to be able to strip the old finish then clean and restain on the same day.

When I do refinish I plan on cleaning and applying the finish on the same day if I can.

After I strip the teak how long can I let it sit bare before it is a problem. There are already spots where the Cetol finish has worn on its own and those spots have been bare for a while, I think.
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Re: Teak refinish question

Many people do nothing to their teak and let it go grey. No finish at all. So if you are worried about the teak, you shouldn't.
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Re: Teak refinish question

If it rains you will need to re sand. Clean with stove alcohol to remove moisture. Try wet sanding and go easy
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