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Posted by Henry on March 22nd, 1998 10:38 PM
In reply to Barn Siding by Paul Otte on March 20th, 1998 10:46 AM [Go to top of thread]

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Paul, you can try to mix a grey stain but I have yet to see one mixed that looked right. You could also play with ammonia, but I don't think that there is enough tannin in pine to make that work. You might try a product called Weather-It that is available thru model railroad shops. They probably will not have it on the shelf, but if it is still being made, they can get thru Walthers, a large hobby distributor.
Whatever you choose, you should try plenty of sample pieces to insure that you get a good dry color match and you will probably want to add nail holes and other distressing to the wood you use. Good luck.

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