I do Cherry all the time and for a good natural that will not yellow. You can use an Acrylic lacquer sealer and a Pre-cat acrylic clear. 3-4 coat sealer, sanding between coats and 3-4 coats clear. If you need to tweak the color tone of the ply cherry to the hard wood which many time you do, you can put a bit of Cherry stand which might need to tad of green to darken it a bit in last coat of sealer and the 1st coat of clear.
If you have the ability not to use acrylic I would do that.
Recently I've done some cherry that have been finished with BLO and the change with Lacquer is a big difference in color.
Last edited by Dave Hawksford; 10-20-2010 at 01:14 PM.
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