- Sand down well manually or mechanically.
- Rub down with “Grade 00” steelwool and remove residue with a vacuum cleaner.
- Regardless of the topcoat, always apply a coat to a small “test area” to ascertain whether the product is compatible and that the finish is to the clients’ satisfaction.
The following wood finishes are available:
PROMINENT 2 PACK POLYURETHANE FLOOR COAT CLEAR
Twin-pack acrylic polyurethane coating. It has a clear suede appearance. Depending on the porosity of the wood two to three coats are necessary (Recoating time – 16-24 hours BUT NOT LONGER than 24hours). The mixing of the base and the catalyst is important. Before adding the catalyst to the base coat, both must be well stirred for 3 minutes. Empty the 4Lt base coat and 1Lt catalyst into clean 20Lt container AND mix for a further 3 minutes. It is very important to make sure that the 4Lt and 1Lt containers are brushed clean when emptied into the 20Lt container. Once mixed, the pot life of this product is 2 hours. PROMINENT PRO GOLD POLYURETHANE thinners is the only cleaning and thinning solvent that can be used.
PROMINENT WOOD PRO POLYURETHANE VARNISH CLEAR
Follow preparation points 1-3 as above. Single pack application requiring two to four coats depending on porosity of the wood. The first coat can be thinned down with 10% PROMINENT PRO GOLD Turpentine (Recoating time – 16 hours, Hard dry – 18 hours).