Wax is a misunderstood material. Bob Flexner finds many manufacturers’ claims to be nonsense, and in this article he sets about clearing up myths. He explains how wax is made and discusses its properties, how to protect it, and how to apply it, as well as how to revive it. Detailed side information relays his tests on floor wax, paste wax, and liquid wax and how they compare.

From Fine Woodworking #70