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Sometimes. Any handy and clean rag. Anything that costs money is just a waste of money.
 

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Tack clothes are inexpensive and available where ever paint is sold. I reuse them a few times on small things then just buy more the next time I'm in a store that carries them.
 

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I usually get mine from Lowes (closest place). They come two to a package. If the package stays sealed, they last years. If the package is opened, you might as well use both, because the second will be dry before you want to use it. I try to keep several packages of them in the paint cabinet, ready for use whenever needed. I have no idea what the exact design of them is, but appear to be cheese cloth with partially dry orange shellac on them.
They work, if fresh from the package.

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Every place that sells paint seems to have a different brand/color of tack cloth. I have used sever different brands, especially just before varnishing, and they all seem to do the job. I worried about compatibility with different finishes but have not had a problem. They definitely do pick up the last little bits of dust.
 

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I agree with Richard, tack rags are available at little cost at all paint stores and are ESSENTIAL for a perfect finish as they pick up all the fine sanding dust, I purchase whatever brand the store has and up to now have all been yellow but colour is immaterial.
 

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Zip lock bag and use em til they're too yucky to touch anymore. I often take small work pieces outside and brush them off with a big, floppy walpaper paste brush to get most loose sawdust off and clean it out of crevices, rabbits, grooves.
 
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