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what to put on outdoor iron work
February 4, 2018
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I made a small grave marker for the family cat. I was thinking of putting it out into the weather as is, but is that a bad idea? Should I put some bees wax on it? This is my first outdoor project, and basically my first piece other than classroom pieces. Smile

February 5, 2018
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 people do use bees wax, however it remains slightly sticky and collects dust. There are other wax products that are not so prone to that, car wax, shoe polish, and paraffin come to mind. There are also home made and commercial wax mixtures, rennisance wax is one. Personally, I’ve only used paraffin on iron and not for outdoor use. Apply at black heat and wipe the excess while the wax is still very soft

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