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Old 09-21-2009, 03:01 AM
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Default Re: Some oil finish info

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Originally Posted by MichaelKellough View Post
Do you mean un boiled linseed oil? As in Raw linseed oil? How long does that take to dry? Not that mineral oil dries either.
It will take a couple of days to dry... Make sure to only apply a very thin coat!

"processed oils" all have some dryer additives in them, most of them contain heavy metals and other nasty stuff. I would certainly not want to have that touching my food!

Therefore only pure oils will be suitable for contact with food. BTW, don't trust the label "FDA approved"... they have proven them self over and over again to be wrong
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