Getting a paint stain out of wood


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Old 02-07-09, 06:54 PM
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Getting a paint stain out of wood

I have an old oak desk that needs to be refinished. My daughter spilled some kind of paint, I believe it might be acrylic, that has soaked into the wood. Is there any way to get that dark purple stain out of the wood without sanding?
 
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Old 02-08-09, 05:29 AM
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A solvent [liquid deglosser, lacquer thinner] might wash it up but whatever you use, it will still need sanding.
 
 

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