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Mamie Minch: Melting scratches off a vintage guitar finish

Issue 280 February 23, 2017

StewMac visited Mamie Minch and Chloe Swantner at Brooklyn Lutherie. Mamie shared this great tip for making scratches disappear, while renowned guitar photographer John Peden shot closeup photos.
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blankIn this Trade Secrets video:
  • checkmarkWhy scratches in vintage finishes have an amber color
  • checkmarkNew way to use lacquer retarder
  • checkmarkA visit to the Brooklyn Lutherie shop

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