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  If you use Varathane...
  Posted by: Canuka on Nov-09-12 9:44 AM (EST)

...make sure you DO NOT use their water-based outdoor varnish. It is pure, unadulterated junk. I had a very bad experience with it when I used it to refinish my wooden kayak paddle. After paddling for a few minutes it started turning white and peeling off! It looked just the way your skin looks when a popped blister starts to peel off. I could not believe my eyes.

Later a friend used it to varnish an entire cedar strip canoe. Guess what happened...

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