Two Minute Tutorial
~ Basic Application
Sand your work perfectly to at least 400 grit;
- Shake bottle before use;
- Apply at least two coats using cloth, paper towel, brush or airbrush or other media allowing to dry thoroughly between coats;
- (Optional) Apply your Oil and allow to cure;
- Seal the wood an appropriate sealer, and allow to dry thoroughly;
- Lightly cut the sealer back;
- Apply your preferred fifinish.
Use for the blackening of decorative woodturning and other woodwork items.
*These colours are not paints! Remember that dyes and stains have a level of translucency and will be effected by the natural colour of the wood. For the best and brightest results, use pale woods like sycamore, maple or ash. Results will vary on darker wood species.
~ Application Methods
Suitable for applying by hand using paper towel, brush, airbrush, and most other methods.
~ Clean up
Use methylated spirits (denatured alcohol) or isopropyl alcohol to wipe up spills or clean hands. Product will dye skin for several days. Wear gloves. Use methylated spirits, isopropyl alcohol or airbrush cleaner for cleaning brushes and airbrushes
~ Colour and Aroma
Waterbased colour, black in the bottle. No noticeable aroma.
Supplied in a recycled 125ml Boston bottle.
Store in a cool, dry place, ideally between 10° and 30°C (50° and 90°F) Where possible. Protect from extreme heat and freezing. Keep out of direct sunlight.
~ Longevity – Use By
Kept according to instructions, you can expect the product to last indefinitely.
~ Food Contact and Toy Safe?
Unknown – product has not been tested.
SAFETY FIRST! Always read product labels, wear appropriate PPE and take steps to ensure the safety of your workshop environment and the people in it!
~ Product Label Warning
DANGER. May cause drowsiness or dizziness; Harmful to aquatic life with long lasting effects Ground and bond container and receiving equipment. Avoid breathing vapour/spray. Use only outdoors or in a well-ventilated area. Avoid release to the environment. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. IF ON SKIN (or hair): Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water or shower. IF INHALED: Remove person to fresh air and keep comfortable for breathing. Call a POISON CENTRE/doctor if you feel unwell. In case of fire: Use foam, carbon dioxide, dry powder or water fog to extinguish. Collect spillage. Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep container tightly closed. Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep cool. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/ container in accordance with national regulations.
~ Product Warning Symbols
Product warning symbols are displayed on products to highlight the potential dangers of some of the contents of the products – this is usually the solvents. In many cases, once the solvent has evaporated, the warnings are irrelevant.
~ Safety Data Sheet
As the manufacturer, we cannot know all the uses the product may be used for. It is the user’s responsibility to determine suitability of use.