Orange Shellac Removal?


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Old 10-08-03, 01:10 PM
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Orange Shellac Removal?

Many pieces of old furniture were finished with a heavy orange shellac.

What is the best way to remove that type finish short of professionally "dipping"?

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Old 10-09-03, 08:39 PM
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Shellac will come off with denatured alcohol or methylene chloride stripper. Some of the safe strippers, such as: Safestrip and cirtustrip will do it, too. Dipping furniture is really hard on the glued joints.

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