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Re: Strip: How to Make This Finish? *PIC*

Here's a detail pic from a different boat that Herb DeLoach has built:

Perhaps the photo in the previous picture (the one that started this discussion) made the shading look more gradual than it actually was?
I like the 'all-natural' look (no stain), myself.
Those boats of Herb's are all nicely restrained and tasteful.
(Having just typed that, I don't know what to think about some of my metal-flake boats of the past few years!)