General Finishes Water Based Wood Stains - 473ml
General Finishes water based wood stains. Can be top coated with most water base, oil base, and solvent base finishes, varnishes, & lacquers. Compatible with all General Finishes topcoats. Test adhesion and compatibility on all other systems. Colour will vary dependent upon wood and dwell time before wiping.
New Formulation Key Improvements:
- Cutting-edge pigments - more consistent colour and less fading over time
- New resin system - no colour pull when applying topcoat
- Longer open time
- Faster dry time
- Extended shelf life
- Low VOC (EU VOC 24 g/l)
May be applied via brush or spray. Stir well before application. Use a clean brush or paint pad applicator. Apply a liberal amount of stain and allow to penetrate several minutes before wiping with a clean paper towel. A second coat may be applied to darken the colour. HVLP: 0.43-0.51” fluid tip / medium cap; 0.051” fluid tip / medium cap. Air- Assisted Airless: 0.011-0.013” fluid tip, 300-600 psi fluid pressure, 10-30 psi air pressure.
20oC and 70% R.H:
- Dry: 1-2 hours
- To Topcoat: 1-2 hours
- Conventional Spray
- Air Assisted Airless
- Pad Applicator
- Sealer & Finish Recommendation
General Finishes Sanding Sealers are recommended if not using a self sealing finish for optimum build and smoothness. Topcoats: Water Base: PolyAcrylic, High Performance, EnduroVar Water Base Lacquer,
Oil Base: General Finishes Arm- R-Seal or GF Gel Stain. Solvent Base: Most pre-catalyzed lacquers and conversion varnishes.