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PostPosted: Tue Jun 25, 2019 11:24 am 
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First name: David
Last Name: Scheckman
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State: VT
Zip/Postal Code: 05667
Country: USA
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Hi , I’m looking for any advice on how to remove a heavy white water stain from an all mahogany guitar. The guitar in question is a very nice Martin 50’s vintage 00-17. I assume it has a nitro finish. I’m not a luthier, having only built one guitar plus a few easy repairs, but I made my living as a woodworker so have done a lot of finishing. The goal here would be to remove as much of the white stain as possible while not damaging the finish. This is a heavy stain from someone setting a glass on the guitar (!) not a light haze beneath the finish. It’s been on there a while, not sure exactly how long, but years not days. Thanks for any advice.
David


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PostPosted: Wed Jun 26, 2019 6:31 am 
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Brazilian Rosewood
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Saw your post over at the AGF and gave an answer there.....

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