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ColorTone Fretboard Finishing Oil

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Preserves and beautifies fingerboards and bridges, leaving a smooth non-sticky feel!

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Unfinished fingerboards and bridges benefit from special protection. ColorTone® Fretboard Finishing Oil keeps new rosewood and ebony looking good, feeling new and playing great. Restore a like-new appearance and smooth feel to sanded wood. 8-ounce bottle.

Pure linseed and mineral oils have been traditional fingerboard preservatives, but they don't dry completely hard, often leaving a sticky playing surface. ColorTone Fretboard Finishing Oil combines the nourishing benefit of traditional linseed with special dryers. 24 hours after application the wood is sealed and protected. The fretboard looks great and feels smooth, never sticky.

ColorTone Fretboard Finishing Oil works best when applied sparingly—a single bottle goes a long way! Simply wipe it on with a soft cloth, wipe off, and buff. It's guitar-safe when properly used: won't loosen or stain inlays, frets or bindings.

Be sure the fingerboard is clean and dry before application. Not for use on finished maple fretboards or finished bridges.

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ColorTone Fretboard Finishing Oil
ColorTone Fretboard Finishing Oil
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5 12-01-2012
Simply grand!

Applied this to my G&L ASAT, Yamaha FG 375S and Yamaha Classical Guitars after cleaning the fretboards. As it says, dries to touch in a few minutes and hardens overnight. Really brings out the color and highlights the grain in the wood. The amount in the bottle looks like it will last forever. Highly recommended for your rosewood fretboards. Get some.

GrantS  Winnipeg, MB Read my reviews (3)
5 11-28-2012

Wish I would've found this years ago...never gave fretboards a second thought...just used basic oils, etc. This is by far the best I've ever seen, and used. Highly recommed !!!

602keyboard1  AZ
4 11-07-2012
Great on Rosewood

I applied this product to a new rosewood fretboard. It brought out some nice charactor of the wood. Nice product.

UncleHammy  Towanda, Kansas Read my reviews (8)
5 10-14-2012
ColorTone Fretboard Finishing Oil

This stuff is without equal for re-newing rosewood fretboards.I got it specifically for an old mid-sixties Framus guitar and have used it on 4 others so far. As my unfinished fretboard guitars get re-strung they are getting the treatment with stuff. Really made that old board look good and enhances newer ones as well.

benderb9  St Petersburg,FL Read my reviews (19)
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5 8-29-2012
looks great

works just how you would expect. looks great and gives a rosewood fretboard a nice smooth dark finish.

TwoCherriesInstruments  Salt Lake City, UT Read my reviews (5)
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5 8-07-2012
Top notch stuff

Throw away your lemon oils. This is the best there is. You will not go back to anything else once you've tried it. Thank you Stew Mac!

Chris Thomas  Elizabeth, PA Read my reviews (19)
5 7-20-2012
Magic in a bottle

I used it the first time on a fretboard I did some fretwork. It looked dry and the wood grain wasn't visible. Once I apply it according to the instructions the fretboard came to live nice color and the wood grain is noticeable again. I love this product so much that I have used on every new guitar I bought through the last couple of years. So I recommend it for new and old guitars.

GuitarMonster  Thorndale, PA Read my reviews (5)
5 7-09-2012
This is good stuff! Smells great too!

Works great on new and old rosewood fretboards. It has a pleasant Tea smell to it.

JJuk  Fullerton, CA Read my reviews (25)
2 7-06-2012
ColorTone Fretboard Finishing Oil

It smells pretty bad and does not darken the wood, I use lemon oil.

Gusty  Ro Read my reviews (91)
5 5-31-2012
Love this stuff

It refreshes your board and makes it come to life..

ADDIE  Calif Read my reviews (4)
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