hard finish


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hard finish

A finish coat consisting of gypsum plaster and lime troweled to a smooth, hard, dense finish.
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Smooth and hard finish, without gloss increase over time.
It was a hard finish as it was uphill, but we knew what we had to do.
Also unfamiliar is a portrait called 'Mrs Howard' from a private collection in Boston, but this is outclassed by its companions and reveals the hard finish and lack of workshop integration common in Van Dyck's very late work.
That gave the soil-contacting surfaces a hard finish that would take a shine and wear well, while the remaining parts were softer, tougher and more break-resistant.
The stresses involved in metamorphosing objects of this scale from raw to hard finish cannot be overestimated.
This will build up a hard finish to the surface of the wood.
At the right depth, the pool switches over from hard finish to vinyl, with a faceplate securing the liner.
introduced its Dura-Kote protective coating, a proprietary blend of materials that places a super hard finish to the high wear areas of tooling, increasing its wear life by two to three times that of chrome or nickel plating.
It's a really hard finish up the hill and I think it suits him.
Good quality cookware will have an extremely hard finish that is fused to the metal and won't scratch, rust, fade or peel.
Nail polishes that deliver a hard finish in well under two minutes have been firmly established on the store shelves of today's mass market chains.