So today I machined my draw faces, sides and some other items.
the draw faces are maple, the sides poplar. These will be for lateral
Well while gluing up I cut my knuckle... I didn't notice it. But after a
while I started seeing RED literally all over the wood. I sucked the
blood off the knuckle and continued to clamp the multiple draw faces up.
Now trying to get the boards aligned... damn red everywhere. This little
cut was gushing.
So after it's all clamped I start with water... not coming out. Then
alcohol... better but not great.
Hopefully when I finish thicknessing the staining will be gone.
Maple's hard... and maybe it didn't go deep. But if it did, will
Oxalic acid clean off the blood from the maple?