General Finishes Water Based Stains have all the advantages of oil base stains: they spread easily, can be repaired, can be blended effortlessly, and have plenty of open time. The thicker formula allows controlled penetration, which will reduce blotching on softer woods such as Aspen, Pine and Maple.
Recommended Accuspray HVLP atomizing sets: .043 -.051 tip and nozzle, No. 9 air cap.
Whitewash, Natural (clear finish), Country Pine, Golden Oak, Antique Oak, Pecan, Shaker Maple, Early American, Antique Cherry, Black Cherry, Rosewood, Walnut, Brown Mahogany, Espresso and Black. The digitized colors shown are for reference purposes only. Always test stain on a hidden area of the wood to verify desired color.
Colors: Whitewash, Natural (clear finish), Country Pine, Golden Oak, Antique Oak, Pecan, Shaker Maple, Early American, Antique Cherry, Black Cherry, Rosewood, Walnut, Brown Mahogany, Espresso, Black
Recoat/Dry Time: 1-2 hours
Coats Recommended: 1 coat of stain is recommended - no more than two. If you apply multiple coats, add 10-20% topcoat to the stain to lock the color down. The other option when applying 2-3 coats of stain is to apply one coat of shellac before applying top coat. Allow to dry overnight then apply High Performance.
Cleanup: Soap and warm water
Coverage Per Quart: 150 sq. ft/qt
Recommended Use: Interior use only - wood applications
Sealer: GF's Natural Pre Stain conditioner is available but not required.
Topcoat Recommendation: High Performance
Spray Tip Sizes Recommended:
VOC: <100 g/l (.83 lb/gal) VOC varies according to color.
WARNING: TEST FOR COMPATIBILITY WHEN USING WITH OTHER BRANDS. A good rule of thumb is âDonât mix brands.â It might work, it might not, as each manufacturer uses different technology. We can't troubleshoot results if you use another manufacturer's products with ours.