About This Course
Water based finishing products have come a long way in their evolution over the years. They are arguably safer, can be just as appealing as traditional finishes and the ease of application and clean up are attractive. In this course - Jay Lichty of Lichty Guitars and Ukuleles, shows how he applies a water based finish to a guitar and then levels and buffs it to a high gloss.
This course is Chapter 10 of Jay's Advanced Ukulele Building Course and the knowledge and techniques can be applied to finishing any instrument. You can purchase the entire online Advanced Ukulele Building Course, which includes this chapter, or you can purchase just this chapter separately here.
In this course you will learn about:
- Spray equipment
- Epoxy pore fill
- Leveling between spray coats
- Fixing errors
- Final sanding and buffing to a high gloss