type of oil / preparation did you use to get this look?
transparent oil. The contrast between boards is just the natural variety of the cedar, perhaps enhanced a bit by the oil.
Does it have a stain on it or just an oil rubbed finished? Thanks!
simple oiled finish to keep any surface oxidation away. Contact a local or regional steel supplier and they should be able to help you further.
simple oil-coated rag.
I hope this helps.
motor oil. It is important to wipe the excess off completely and lightly buff it in that process. Be careful not to get metal too thin or apply too much heat or it will end up looking like a large, steel potato chip. I belive this was 12 gauge.
I also hear of people applying a simple car wax and