Refinishing Laminated Stocks

Discussion in 'Technical Questions & Information' started by CountryGunsmith, Feb 24, 2003.

  1. CountryGunsmith

    CountryGunsmith New Member

    Jan 29, 2003
    Deep Piney Woods of East Texas
    Posts: 38
    (12/2/02 7:11:59 pm)
    Reply | Edit | Del All Laminated SKS stocks
    Have any of ya'll ever refinished a laminated stock. I just bought one, and it's in bad shape. Beautiful wood, but bad coating. So far I have used ZIP-STRIP to remove the old finish, and a coat of Blip seal on one side. I was just wandering if any of ya'll have ever tried this before and what you used. Thanks

    Bob In St Louis
    *TFF Senior Staff*
    Posts: 3358
    (12/2/02 8:31:38 pm)
    Reply | Edit | Del Re: Laminated SKS stocks
    Actually, I have refinished several of these in the same maner as a regular hardwood stock - working down through a series of grit papers, finally OO steel wool, boiled linseed oil coats, and polish with OOOO steel wool. The laminates I refinished actually sanded faster than regular hardwood.