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Posted by: Josh Hutchison (---.sub-174-231-160.myvzw.com)
Date: December 21, 2018 02:41PM

I have never applied Permagloss to a blank. When doing so, do you apply it like thread finish to a rotating rod? Is a brush the best tool to apply it with?

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Re: Permagloss
Posted by: Lynn Behler (---.97.252.156.res-cmts.leh.ptd.net)
Date: December 21, 2018 03:27PM

Try running a search for all dates. Plenty info on this topic.

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Re: Permagloss
Posted by: Tom Kirkman (Moderator)
Date: December 21, 2018 04:13PM

Do the search as Lynn suggested. It is best swiped on with a rag or coffee filter. There are some specifics.


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Re: Permagloss
Posted by: Fernando Arellano (---.nwrk.east.verizon.net)
Date: January 01, 2019 02:55PM

I use a makeup sponge, that I buy at Walgreens.

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