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premier72

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Blonde finish?
« on: May 07, 2016, 07:24:19 AM »
I have a VM 560 that needs little nicks and chips to be touched up. What is the best thing to use for this?

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Re: Blonde finish?
« Reply #1 on: May 07, 2016, 01:25:00 PM »
I don't think there are any retouch pens that will work with blonde cabinets.  I stay away from blonde sets for that reason unless they are in perfect condition.  Maghogany, walnut and cherry finishes, however, are easily retouched.

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Re: Blonde finish?
« Reply #2 on: May 07, 2016, 04:00:03 PM »
Hello,
Depending on how "blonde" the finish is after 60 years, you might try
Howard's Restore A Finish. If your finish is fairly yellowed/darkened, then you can
look at Howards' different colors that come close.
Try your color on the backside of the 560, where you can "test" it on a small size area.

Howards makes a neutral color product, that I've used to just smooth out the
old finish dings on blondies.
HFF