Originally Posted by Lew
In my experience with coconut oil I found it goes rancid within a few months if left out
Mineral oil might do the trick it is more stable.
I'm not sure what you mean by left out? Lid open sitting in the jar?
I've had it on timber in the home for years with no side effects...had a couple of ivory Keris hilts with age cracks in them from the heat and dry, a quick soak, wipe off the excess and in a few days open cracks are all closed up.
As I was informed years ago, be sure it is virgin cocnut oil only and the best place to buy it to ensure purity was a health food shop...
Works for me thus far
Gene, not to my knowledge
And Lofty, as previously noted in mail, congrats, a great piece.