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Offline Ned

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Vlies on steel
« on: January 30, 2007, 01:50 PM »
Just had occasion to clean some superficial rust off a Veritas table
top--a big steel plate. I didn't want to affect the trueness of the
plate, and did want a presentable, consistent finish. Ran through all
three grades of Vlies with the RO150 and WD40. It produced a
beautiful finish very quickly. The box cost of Vlies is low--I bought
it out of curiosity more than anything else. I now recommend having
some on hand.

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Offline Bob Marino

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Re: Vlies on steel
« Reply #1 on: January 30, 2007, 02:12 PM »
  Agree with you Ned. I had some rust on my band saw table and the Vlies was the answer. Got the top lookin' good.

Former Festool  Dealer since 2002; user well before that!

Offline Dan Uhlir

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Re: Vlies on steel
« Reply #2 on: January 31, 2007, 11:57 PM »
I use vlies everyday on all kinds of stuff,including ski's good intermediate step for finishing wax on ski's and snowboards.vlies and platin are great products that don't get much pub.dan