Intended Use Suitable for sealing all types of wood prior to waxing or French polishing.
Preparation Wood should be clean, dry and smooth. Sand in direction of grain to produce a smoothsurface. If grain is open, fill with Rustins Grain Filler. Furniture that is to be renovated should be cleaned with white spirit and fine wire wool to ensure that it is free from grease and wax. Wood staining should be carried out before applying Briwax Shellac Sanding Sealer.
Application Apply liberally with a soft brush or cloth pad and allow to dry. Rub down lightly with flour paper or Briwax 0000 Wire Wool before applying a second coat. When used as a finish, polish with a soft cloth or yellow duster.
Coats As a finish, apply as many coats as required to build a sufficient layer of shellac. For sealing wood prior to waxing, apply 2 liberal coats.
Drying Time 20 – 30 minutes
Re-coating Time 30 minutes
Application Temp. Ideally 15 - 25ºC
Coverage 8 – 10 square metres per litre
Maintenance Wipe with damp cloth. Greasy or dirty surfaces should be cleaned with a mild non-abrasive liquid detergent. Avoid using harsh cleaning agents. Wax polishes may be used.
Compatibility Wood may be dyed with Rustins Wood Dyes and/or filled with Rustins Grain Filler prior to sealing with Briwax Shellac Sanding Sealer
Settlement Shake well before use.
Shelf-life/Storage A very long time if stored in original sealed container in a cool dry place.
Clean-Up All equipment must be cleaned whilst wet with methylated spirit.