Enduro-Var Water Based Polyurethane Varnish

Enduro-Var from General Finishes

Enduro-Var is a self cross linking polyurethane that looks more like an oil varnish than a water coating. It ambers slightly, is highly water resistant, and is both sprayable and brushable.  Enduro-Var ADHERES WELL only over WATER STAINS, DYE STAINS, and RAW WOOD. Use Enduro-Var over any other surfaces at your own risk.  Available in Flat, Satin, Semi-gloss and Gloss.

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Features

Colors: Warm amber tone

Sheen: Flat, satin, semi-gloss and gloss 

Recoat: 4 hours

Coats Recommended: 3

Dry time for light use: 7 days. Good ventilation, air movement and higher temperatures will accelerate cure time. Cooler temperatures will slow cure time.

Cure time: Light use (7-10 days), Regular use (21 days) under ideal conditions (70 degrees and 70% humidity)Good ventilation, air movement and higher temperatures will accelerate dry time. Cooler temperatures will slow cure time. Cure time is the amount of time needed for the finish on a piece to reach maximum hardness and be ready for normal use. This is different than "dry time."  This is different than "dry time." During the curing stage, treat your project with special care. Avoid placing heavy objects on it. Always avoid the use furniture polishes, dusting sprays or oil soaps as they may contaminate the finish for future recoating. Use a water dampened cloth for regular cleaning.

 

Water Spills and Daily Use: Clean water spills up as they occur during regular use and protect from heat. Although General Finishes products are water resistant, they are not impervious to water. Surfaces will not be damaged by spilled water so long as it is cleaned up promptly. We recommend using coasters to protect your wood from standing water and pot holders to protect from heat.

Coverage: 150 sq ft/qt

Can Sizes: Pint, Quart, Gallon
 

Recommended Use: Interior use only, Wood applications

Topcoat Recommendation: This product should be used alone; do not use with sanding sealer or any oil based finishes.

VOC: < 275g/l (2.28 lb/gal)

Cleaning your finish: Clean with a water-damp rag. Do not clean until the finish has cured completely (21 days).  If your surface requires deep cleaning due to grease or grime, add a speck of detergent or a bit of vinegar. Avoid using oil-soap or silcone-based daily cleaners such as Pledge, Endust or Murphy's Oil.  
 

Applicator Cleanup: General clean-up with soap and warm water recommended. Rinse thoroughly with clean water. For best results, clean all equipment with General Finishes Brush and Gun Cleaner.  


WARNING: TEST FOR COMPATIBILITY WHEN USING THIS PRODUCT WITH PRODUCTS FROM OTHER BRANDS. 
General Finishes products should be tested to your complete satisfaction before using. General Finishes will not be responsible for any failure if our products are used in conjunction with other brands of finishes. We do not test General Finishes products with those of another manufacturer and will not accept liability if there is a compatibility issue.

WATER SPILLS AND DAILY USE: Clean water spills up as they occur during regular use and protect from heat. Although General Finishes products are water resistant, they are not impervious to water. Surfaces will not be damaged by spilled water so long as it is cleaned up promptly. We recommend using coasters to protect your wood from standing water and pot holders to protect from heat.

Brochures/Instructions

Enduro-Var ADHERES WELL only over WATER STAINS, DYE STAINS, and RAW WOOD. Use Enduro-Var over any other surfaces at your own risk.