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    Default Looking for a clear oil finish

    Hi everyone,

    Does anyone know of an oil that is clear and does not yellow the cue?
    Does the oil have to be a drying oil, or can it also be non-drying; for example mineral oil?

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    Clear isn't totally possible, believe me I've tried! In my spare time I've been re-finishing cues, experimenting with a number of different oils, comb

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    No such product as all wood finishing oils have a colour to them. Closest I've found is Colron natural danish oil, and clear mineral oils like 3in1 ar

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    Is boiled linseed or tung oil OK to use? Or do the dryers (metal salts if I'm not mistaken) affect the wood?

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    People advise against boiled but it does work though in my experience does darken more than raw linseed oil would.

    Tung oil would work to

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    I have just ordered this stuff,(didn't come in yet)
    but if it does what is says on the tin it could be great.

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    Up the TSF!

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