Use on woodturning prior to applying Shellawax for a brilliant finish.
Sand up to 1200 grit. abrasive, dip a clean soft rag into Traditional Wax then into the TRIPOLI work the surface of the turning with the lathe running until the desired finish is achieved, then apply the Shellawax as per instructions.
On turning after applying Shellawax to give a brilliant dry shine.
Dip a clean soft rag into Traditional Wax then into the TRIPOLI, work the surface of the turning with the lathe running until the desired finish is achieved. Can also be applied dry with out the wax if required or use paraffin oil as a lubricant Dry the surface after application to remove any residual traces of the TRIPOLI POWDER.
Use over French Polish for a brilliant blemish free sheen.
Dust the polished surface with the TRIPOLI POWDER and with a clean soft rag firmly rub the powder over the work until the desired effect is achieved. Clean off with a clean rag and if desired go over the whole surface with our Polish Reviver to help protect it from heat & water marks, etc. and to remove any residual traces of the TRIPOLI POWDER.
Can also be applied with a soft rag that has been moistened with paraffin oil or water to help lubricate the surface of the polish and make the work go easier.
Use to dull a finish.
To cut a surface back from a gloss, wet-look, finish to a dry shine. Dust the finished surface with TRIPOLI POWDER directly from the shaker and rub the surface with a medium pressure using a clean soft rag or the palm of your hand until you have the surface evenly dulled. Do not continue to rub or use heavy pressure or the powder will start to break down and you may end up bring up a higher shine,