Fixing a small chip in your guitar's finish

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Issue 174 September 27, 2012

This issue of Trade Secrets is a video: Dan Erlewine demos three of his favorite finish repair tips: 1. Super glue drop fills. 2. Frank Ford's razor blade trick. 3. Strip-sanding with fingertip pressure.

In this Trade Secrets video:
  • Matching the guitar's blue finish with ColorTone Stains
  • Placing the finish exactly with drop-fill toothpicks
  • Hot Tip! Finish buildup leveled with a razor blade
  • Strip sanding, then wet sanding with a rubber block

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