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Staining the wood dash on the Model 3

Nathanael

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May 10, 2018
55
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Toronto
I'm a fan of the Model 3's wood interior, but in my opinion it would look much better with a darker walnut stain like this mock up;
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I came across this video, and this pretty much what I would like to do.

Has anyone else done this to their M3? If so, any tips?

Does the stain always stay glossy like that? Is it possible to get a non gloss? (I feel like my dogs hair would stick to it)
Can it handle the heat from the summer sun?
 

Nathanael

Member
May 10, 2018
55
81
Toronto
oops, I should of put this in Model 3 > interiors / exteriors

Can mods move it?

(Mod: just moved it for you)
 
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Weedo

Member
May 1, 2017
23
5
Charlotte NC
I stained mine this weekend. It took longer than i planned to get the perfect color of stain/wood down. But I’m super happy with the results. (I do woodworking on the side - i probably wouldn’t recommend just anyone to try this at home).
 

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