Water Based Top Coats and Water Based Sanding Sealers

Award winning best describes General Finishes line of superior water-base topcoats and sanding sealers. Capturing both Best Overall and Best Brush-on award from Fine Woodworking, our water-based topcoats have continued to delight the woodworking community around the world.

Enduro Conversion Varnish

Waterbased Conversion Varnish from General Finishes

Conversion Varnish is the latest addition to our professional water based product line. It is a two component post catalyzed urethane topcoat suitable for bar tops and commercial applications where ultimate durability is necessary. General Finishes Conversion Varnish has a 6-8 hour pot life once catalyzed and can be re-coated in 1-2 hours.

Enduro Clear Poly

Enduro Clear Poly Topcoat is a self crosslinking polyurethane that dries water white. Clear Poly can be used on any project where more solids (28%) and durability are desired.

Enduro-Var Urethane Varnish

Enduro Water-base polyurethane varnis

Enduro-Var is a self crosslinking polyurethane that looks more like an oil varnish than a water coating. It ambers slightly with durability suitable for residential projects, and is both sprayable and brushable. This is a good product for residential projects such as cabinets and millwork.  Enduro-Var ADHERES WELL only over WATER STAINS, DYE STAINS, and RAW WOOD. Use Enduro-Var over any other surfaces at your own risk. It will adhere over an oil stain ONLY IF the stain is completely dry (minimum 4 days drying). Available in Flat, Satin, Semi-gloss and Gloss.

Enduro Water Based Lacquer

Enduro Water Base Lacquer is a new generation water base technology providing enhanced water and chemical resistance at an economical price. Water Base Lacquer dries fast for rapid recoating. It illustrates superior performance to solvent based lacquers, providing improved stack-times, hardness, lacquer thinner resistance, and fingernail polish remover resistance.

Enduro Sanding Sealer

Enduro Water-based Sanding Sealer

Enduro Water-Base Sanding Sealer is a clear undercoat that forms an easily sandable foundation for your project. Use under all Enduro topcoats, providing improved water & chemical resistance.  The high solids content builds a fast film. Dries tack free in 10-20 minutes.