Hard Wax Oil

A blend of natural oils & waxes offering exceptional durability & resistance for internal natural wood flooring, kitchen worktops (wood) and areas subjected to a high degree of wear.

Produces a quick drying, natural satin / matt water repellent, tread-fast finish that will not peel or flake. To maintain / renovate, simply wash, buff or re-apply, following the guidelines below.

Suitable for application onto children’s toys – EN 71-Toy Safety Certification

Resistant to liquids: Tested in accordance with BS 3900 G5

Resistant to wear: Tested in accordance with BS3900 E15

Preparation

Ensure all surfaces are clean, dry, and free from any previous finish. Sand the substrate with a fine 150 grade sanding paper or 150 grit sanding disk, removing all traces of dust.

Application

Ensure all areas to be coated are extremely well ventilated during and after application. Always test on a small area prior to initial application. No primer required. Maximum 2 coats recommended. Apply at room temperature. Fiddes Hard Wax Oil is formulated for application directly, and does not require thinning.

First Coat - Stir contents thoroughly before and during use, and apply in a warm, well ventilated room. Apply THINLY using a good quality bristle or synthetic brush and lay EVENLY, following the direction of the grain. Remove any surplus material immediately with a cloth, carefully checking all areas for any excess application. Leave to dry 4-6 hours in warm, dry well ventilated conditions, or preferably overnight.

Second Coat - Apply as first coat, THINLY, allowing good ventilation. Leave to dry 4-6 hours in warm, dry well ventilated conditions, or preferably overnight. Clean applicator with White Spirit.When the surface area is completely dry, a light buff will further enhance the sheen level.

Notes

  • Ensure all areas to be coated are extremely well ventilated during and after application has occurred.
  • Always test on a small area prior to major application.
  • Certain dense or oily substrates may only require a single application, and subsequently buffed to achieve the desired finish.
  • Longer drying periods may occur during application in cold, damp or humid conditions.
  • Always apply sparingly and remove any excess product thoroughly.

Re-Application: To renovate previous application of Fiddes Hard Wax Oil, lightly sand area with 150 grit sandpaper, and re-apply sparingly.

Coverage: A single application will cover approximately 20-24 square meters per litre,depending on the density of the substrate.

Packaging: 250ml - 1lt - 2.5lt - 25lt

Tinted Hard Wax Oil

A new range of 10 transparent tinted Hard Wax Oils have been formulated, offering excellent depth of colour and clarity.Apply following guidelines above. A third and final coat of Clear Hard Wax Oil is advisable in areas subjected to heavy wear.

American

Antique

Dark Oak

English

Medium Oak

Onyx

Walnut

Whisky

White

Oak Lightening

NEW - OAK LIGHTENING HARD WAX OIL - A lightly tinted Hard Wax Oil that once applied maintains the 'natural' colour of the timber. Extremely popular on Oak and lighter woods such as Ash, Sycamore and Maple.

Always check colour before use and ensure contents are stirred regularly before and during application.