This is a high solids oleoresinous based moisture and fungus resistant varnish with excellent interior and exterior durability.
Dries to a smooth, lustrous transparent hard finish. It is intended for use as a transparent exterior protective finish coating for wood and metal.
Conforms to Military Specification No.: MIL-V-173
||Tung Oil /Pure Phenolic Resin Base
|Percent Volume Solids:
||3.4 lbs. / gallons (405 grams / litre)
||Simco-T-1 Paint Thinner
|Drying Time @ 77º F:
|Free from tack:
The surface to be varnished must be dry and fee of wax, grease and dirt. Varnish will not dry on a waxed surface. Remove loose and scaling film and dull the gloss on previously varnished surfaces with a light sanding. Remove all dust with a clean cloth dampened with paint thinner and allow to dry for a few minutes.
Brush or spray. Apply two or more coats of Milvar-838 Moisture -And -Fungus -Resistant Varnish. If using a brush, brush out well to avoid "puddling"
Sealed Surfaces: Apply one or two coats of Varnish as required.
Thin all but the finish coat of Varnish with half pint of paint thinner per gallon. Use finish coat as it comes from the can.
Varnish will dry in six to eight hours. It may be recoated in 24 hours under normal conditions. It may be rubbed in 24 hours.
CONTAINS PETROLEUM DISTILLATE. Harmful if swallowed. Causes irritation. Vapor harmful. Combustible. Keep out of reach of children. Keep away from heat, sparks, and open flames. Do not take internally. Avoid contact with eyes and skin, and breathing of vapor or spray mist. Wear an air-supplied mask when applying in enclosed areas. Use with adequate ventilation. In case of eye contact, immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Call a physician.
(A) Use normal precautions such as gloves, facemasks.
(B) Adequate ventilation must be maintained.
(C) Explosion proof lights & electrical equipment.
(D) Non-Sparking shoes & tools for workers in area.
(E) This product contains flammable materials. Forbid all flames, smoking and welding in work area.
(F) Avoid breathing of vapor, contact with skin or eyes. If product comes in contact with skin or eyes, wash thoroughly with water and obtain medical attention.
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