High Performance Water Based Varnish - Satin - Pint
General Finishes® High Performance polyurethane finishes are a unique hybrid of urethane and acrylic technology. The specialized urethane modification provides the superior toughness, durability, and water resistance necessary for high wear surfaces such as tables and cabinets. HP (High...
General Finishes® High Performance polyurethane finishes are a unique hybrid of urethane and acrylic technology. The specialized urethane modification provides the superior toughness, durability, and water resistance necessary for high wear surfaces such as tables and cabinets. HP (High Performance) is formulated to resist foaming, prevent sagging and resist running like ordinary water based finishes. This finish contains all the consumer-friendly characteristics of a PolyAcrylic Blend including being non-yellowing and offering easy water cleanup. In addition, HP is stabilized with UV absorbers to maximize its performance and afford protection to the stains, paints, and wood underneath. High Performance is a fast drying, low odor, non-flammable alternative to conventional lacquers. It is suitable for interior woodwork, case goods, furniture, and cabinets. The free dry time is only 15 minutes with 2-4 hours between coats, which means you can finish a project in short order.
- Extremely tough durable finish
- Contains UV stabilizers
- Can be used over most water base and solvent base stains
- Resists foaming, sagging and running
- Non-yellowing and easy to clean up
- Fast drying, low odor, non-flammable alternative to conventional lacquers
- Size: Pint
- Color: Clear
- Sheen: Satin
- Type: water based clear topcoat
- Interior/Exterior Use: Interior use only
- Recommended Use: interior woodwork, case goods, furniture, and cabinets
- Solids by Weight & Volume: Weight-26%; Volume-24%
- Application Method: Brush, roll or spray
- Coats: 2-3
- Coverage: 65-75 sq.ft.
- Ideal Drying Conditions: 70°F and 50% humidity
- Dry Time - Touch: 30+ minutes
- Dry Time - Recoat: 2+ hours
- Dry Time - Light Use: 7-10 days
- Dry Time - Cure: 21 days
- Clean Up: Soap and water
- VOC: <172 g/L
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This topcoat was great for my bathroom cabinet re-do. I used your stain, then 2 coats of the topcoat, and the result was amazing. Dries very quickly too.
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