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QUALASOLE (French Polish)
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QUALASOLE
™ 
-- The modern “
French Polish"

Qualasole™ fortified Fench polish is an valuable product in the cabinet finishing department.
No oil is required for French polishing, padding, touching up, or renovating.

Apply Qualasole™ with a pad to raw wood or over any cured shellac, varnish, lacquer,

paint or enamel finish in the same manner as French polishing. A superior and durable finish is obtained in a fraction of the time as compared to the old method.
Behlen Qualasole™ affects speedy, permanent, new finishes and renovations that do not show press marks after handling or transportation. Qualasole™ accentuates the wood grain and natural markings and produces a beautiful appearance that improves with age.

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• B611-00016  -  Qualasole (French Polish) Quart • UPS Only •  -  $29.95  -  Quantity   
• B611-00015  -  Qualasole (French Polish) Pint • UPS Only •  -  $18.60  -  Quantity   

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FRENCH POLISHING CLOTH / TRACE CLOTH - 1/2 Lb
FRENCH POLISHING CLOTH - TRACE CLOTH
Clean, lint free, lightweight, soft textured, closely woven cloth prevents streaking.
Used for ‘French Polishing’ and hand application of padding finishes:
   • Behlen French Lac™ light amber French padding finish
   • Qualasole™ the modern “French Polish"
   • Qualarenu™ Amalgamator
   • Violin Varnish for musical instruments
   • Behlen Woodturner’s Finish™ for padding a finish on the lathe

     Also, an excellent cloth for polishing.
                          1/2 Pound (Reclosable Bag)

B901-108  -  $7.35  -  Quantity   

SealCoat Universal Sanding SEALER (Shellac) • UPS Ground Only •
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SealCoat Universal Sanding Sealer
SealCoat
offers the time-saving versatility of a
refined Dewaxed Shellac in a pre-mixed 2 lb. cut 100% wax-free formula.
It’s the perfect sanding sealer because it penetrates the surface, dries quickly,
gives a rich tone to wood surfaces and since it contains no waxes or stearates.
SealCoat is guaranteed to be compatible with oil-base polyurethanes,
acrylic finishes, lacquers, catalyzed finishes, and varnishes.

SealCoat™ won't raise the grain and dries quickly.

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• SCQ  -  SealCoat Universal Sanding SEALER, Qt. • UPS Only •  -  $23.90  -  Quantity   
• SCGal  -  SealCoat Universal Sanding Sealer, Gal. • UPS Only •  -  $68.60  -  Quantity   

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VINYL CLEAR LACQUER SEALERS • UPS Ground Only •
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VINYL Clear LACQUER SEALER

Vinyl develops an excellent moisture resistant barrier for the wood substrate,
and provides a good tough base for all Behlen lacquer finishes.
Vinyl Sealer is offered in a ready to use formulation that needs no further reduction or catalyst.

Note: Vinyl Sealer may be applied over raw wood or filled and stained substrates.


Also available for Aerosol application

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• B611-1706  -  VINYL CLEAR LACQUER SEALER, Qt. Can • UPS Only •  -  $17.00  -  Quantity   
• M612-8007  -  VINYL Clear LACQUER SEALER, 275 voc Gal. • UPS Only •  -  $48.00  -  Quantity   
• B102-8000  -  Aerosol - VINYL CLEAR LACQUER SEALER • UPS Only •  -  $7.69  -  Quantity   

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Qualalacq LACQUER SANDING SEALER • UPS Only •
Qualalacq™ LACQUER Sanding SEALER
This Nitrocellulose sealer produces a smooth, hard, clear, seal coat as a foundation
for lacquer topcoats. Qualalacq™ Sanding Sealer is light in color and high in solids.

It boasts maximum adhesion, superior hold-out, and exceptional flow-out properties.
Qualalacq™ Sealer dries within forty-five minutes and may be used under any Behlen lacquer topcoat
except the acrylics and shellacs.
Use Qualalacq™ Thinner for reduction (Not Over 15% recommended).

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• B611-02006  -  Qualalacq LACQUER SANDING SEALER - Qt. • UPS Only •  -  $16.95  -  Quantity   
• B611-02007  -  Qualalacq LACQUER Sanding SEALER - Gal. • UPS Only •  -  $49.00  -  Quantity   

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Qualalacq GLOSS LACQUER • UPS Ground Only •
Qualalacq™ GLOSS LACQUER - 275 VOC compliant  (Alcohol Resistant)
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Behlen’s top of the line Clear Nitrocellulose lacquer is highly resistant
to the strongest of alcohols, water, moderate heat, and abrasion impact.
It is highly scratch resistant after a week's cure time.

Qualalacq™ Nitrocellulose based lacquer forms a hard film designed
to take punishment that would normally ruin other lacquers.

It may be used on tabletops and other applications that require a tough finish.
For the best results Qualalacq™ Sanding Sealer and Qualalacq™ Thinner are recommended for use with Qualalacq™ Lacquers.
   Apply in light, even coats of no more than 3-4 wet mils.
   Clear WW Lacquers are 275 VOC compliant.
              
Solids % (wt): 20.14  -- Sheen, Gloss: > 80

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• B611-100E6  -  Qualalacq GLOSS LACQUER - Qt. • UPS Only •  -  $18.00  -  Quantity   
• B611-100E7  -  Qualalacq GLOSS LACQUER - Gallon • UPS Only •  -  $54.00  -  Quantity   

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Qualalacq SATIN LACQUER • UPS Only •
Qualalacq SATIN LACQUER
The Qualalacq™ Sanding Sealer and Qualalacq™ Thinner are recommended
for use in conjunction with Qualalacq™ Lacquers for the best results.

Apply in light, even coats of no more than 3-4 wet mils.
Solids % (wt): 20.14 --- Clear WW Lacquers are 275 VOC compliant.
Sheen, Satin: 40

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• B611-07556  -  Qualalacq SATIN LACQUER - Qt. • UPS Only •  -  $18.00  -  Quantity   
• B611-07557  -  Qualalacq SATIN LACQUER - Gallon • UPS Only •  -  $54.00  -  Quantity   

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Qualalacq Lacquer REDUCER (Thinner) • UPS Only •
Qualalacq™ Lacquer REDUCER  (Lacquer Thinner)

A special blend of solvents formulated for thinning nitrocellulose lacquers.

Use to thin:
• Qualalacq™ Sanding Sealer
• Vinyl Sealer
• Qualalacq™ Lacquers
• Stringed Instrument Lacquer.

Thinner improves flow of lacquers and adjusts viscosity for the spray equipment used.

(Avoid using more than 15 % by volume of the lacquer)

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• B611-06316  -  Qualalacq Lacquer REDUCER (Thinner) - Qt. • UPS Only •  -  $16.95  -  Quantity   
• B611-06317  -  Qualalacq Lacquer REDUCER (Thinner) Gallon • UPS Only •  -  $35.60  -  Quantity   

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Qualalacq Lacquer RETARDER - Qt. • UPS Only •
Qualalacq™ LACQUER RETARDER (Prevents Lacquer Blushing)
A balanced blend of special solvents that is added to lacquer to help prevent blushing, (the white fog look) which results from moisture retention in the lacquer finish. When relative humidity is 50% or higher, Retarder should be added to lacquer.
Any amount added, should be deducted from the thinner ratio. (DO NOT Over Use)  --  
(NOT for use with Shellac)

B610-01336  -  $19.95  -  Quantity   
LACQUER FLATTENER (Sheen Adjuster) - Qt. • UPS Only •
FLATTNER (Reduces the Sheen of a Lacquer Finish)
This transparent liquid flatting agent additive reduces the sheen of lacquer finishes.
• One quart of Gloss finish requires 4 ounces of Flattener to convert it to a Flatt finish.
• For a Satin Sheen, add only 2 ounces of Flattener to each quart of Gloss lacquer.
     
Use a flatted finish as a Top-Coat ONLY to maintain finish clarity.
      Build the finish with gloss lacquer after a coat of sanding sealer.

B610-01006  -  $20.95  -  Quantity   
CRACKLE LACQUER (Clear) • UPS Ground Only •
CRACKLE LACQUER - CLEAR
Behlen Crackle Lacquer allows for the creation of a cracked, crazed, or antique looking finish.
A wet coat of Crackle Lacquer is sprayed over a dried nitrocellulose colored base coat.
The base color shows through when the crackle layer cracks.
Crackle is offered in a ready to spray clear consistency,
which can be colored with lacquer colorants to create dynamic results.

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• B611-1257  -  CRACKLE LACQUER (CLEAR) Gallon • UPS Only •  -  $59.00  -  Quantity   
• B611-1256  -  CRACKLE LACQUER (Clear) Quart • UPS Only •  -  $20.00  -  Quantity   

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Lacquer FISHEYE FLOWOUT (Eliminator) • UPS Only •
Fisheye Flow Out (Eliminates Fisheye Craters)
This special additive is used to assist in the prevention of fisheyes
(craters formed in the lacquer film) due to the presence of silicone contamination.
Just add a few drops to lacquer and fisheyes are eliminated.
      Packaged in a handy ONE Ounce dropper bottle
. AVOID over use.

B617-0001  -  $13.65  -  Quantity   
GUITAR FINISHING - Behlen DVD
GUITAR FINISHING DVD

gives very specific instructions for guitar finishing with aerosols.
It shows the necessary steps for a toned finish, a sunburst effect, and a clear finish using Behlen Vinyl Sealer, Stringed Instrument Lacquer, Starcast Amber Guitar Toner, and Encore Brown Guitar Toner aerosols. View the DVD and then come back for the necessary products for your instrument.


This DVD is included in the Guitar Finishing Kit B881-2000.

The kit includes the products needed to apply the finish shown on the DVD.

B900-0050  -  $10.00  -  Quantity   
GUITAR FINISHING KIT • UPS Only • GUITAR FINISHING KIT • UPS Only •
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GUITAR FINISHING KIT

Kit Contents:
Qty. - Product # - Description
2 - B102-8000 Vinyl Sealer Aerosol
1 - B104-120Guitar Toner Aerosol – Encore Brown
1 - B104-1202 Guitar Toner Aerosol – Starcast Amber
5 - B104-1406 Stringed Instrument Lacquer Aerosol
1 - B710-0001 Fingerboard Oil
1 - B730-01165 Finish-Rub
1 - B730-1205 Deluxing Compound
1 - B730-1365 Wool-Lube
1 - B730-2005 Buffers Polish #5
1 - M904-1001S Cloth - 4 sheets
1 - M906-1306S Sandpaper 9X11 Garnet P150A
1 - M906-1010S Sandpaper 9X11 Silicon Carbide Stearate P320B
3 - M906-1104S Sandpaper 9X11 Silicon Carbide Waterproof PS11 P800A
3 - M906-1106S Sandpaper 9X11 Silicon Carbide Waterproof PS11 P1000A
3 - M906-1108S Sandpaper 9X11 Silicon Carbide Waterproof PS11 P1200A
3 - M906-1110S Sandpaper 9X11 Silicon Carbide Waterproof PS11 P1500A
3 - M906-1112S Sandpaper 9X11 Silicon Carbide Waterproof PS11 PS2000A
1 - M960-1004 Rubbing Pads
1 - Tack Cloth
2 - DVD's -
Behlen Guitar Finishing - & - Wood Finishing & Finish Repair
Create a professional finish with Behlen’s Guitar Finishing kit.
Using step-by-step instructions the luthier can apply a quality professional finish.
• • • Comes with DVD & Printed Instructions. View or Print Instruction Sheet
B881-2000  -  $139.90 $129.00 - On SALE ! Quantity   
STRINGED INSTRUMENT LACQUER • UPS Ground Only •
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STRINGED INSTRUMENT Lacquer
is a high quality nitrocellulose lacquer specifically designed for wooden stringed instruments.
Stringed Instrument Lacquer allows for the special expansion and contraction that
occurs due to the unique construction of stringed instruments.

NOTE: Stringed Instrument Lacquer must be applied over Behlen Vinyl Sealer
in order to assure its unique film building and special finish characteristics.


Also available for Aerosol Application

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• B611-1406  -  STRINGED INSTRUMENT Lacquer, Qt Can • UPS Only •  -  $20.00  -  Quantity   
• B611-1407  -  STRINGED INSTRUMENT Lacquer, Gal. Pail • UPS Only •  -  $58.00  -  Quantity   
• B104-1406  -  Aerosol - Stringed INSTRUMENT Lacquer, Gloss • UPS Only •  -  $10.59  -  Quantity   

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FINGERBOARD Oil - 4 Oz. Bottle
FINGERBOARD OIL

Use when building new instruments or to revitalize scuffed and dry or worn fingerboards.
Penetrates unfinished wood and dries hard. Does not become tacky when exposed to heat.
Fingerboard Oil is ideal for preserving the feel and appearance of woods such as rosewood,
ebony and similar woods used on stringed instrument fingerboards.
As the original application wears,
it can easily be repaired with additional applications of the oil.
  
4 Oz.

B710-0001  -  $6.95  -  Quantity   
VIOLIN VARNISH - Pint Bottle • UPS Only •
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VIOLIN VARNISH
- Spirit (alcohol) Based


A balanced blend of pure Super Blonde & Orange shellac flakes,
gum mastic, and gum sandarac.
Produces a tough, hard, elastic, water resistant film.
Highly recommended for musical instruments.
Superior to any imported spirit varnish.

Use Behkol Solvent for thinning and cleanup.


B603-09055  -  $32.95  -  Quantity   
NAPHTHA Solvent / Thinner - Qt. • UPS Only •
NAPHTHA --- Solvent & Thinner
aka: Varnish Makers and Painters Naphtha (VMP Naphtha)

Naphtha is used to thin the viscosity and improve brushing
of solvent / oil based varnishes, paints, enamels and for general cleanu
of these solvent based finishes.
Naphtha can replace paint thinner and will help accelerate drying time
of oil based paints, enamels and varnishes.


Note: Do Not use with lacquers, shellac or latex paint.

Naphtha is an excellent general purpose cleaner.

B650-0056  -  $10.65  -  Quantity   

BEHKOL - DENATURED ALCOHOL - Qt. • UPS Only •
BEHKOL DENATURED ALCOHOL Shellac Solvent
BEHKOL DENATURED ALCOHOL

Please Read About Denatured Alcohols & Shellac Solvents

BEHLEN BEHKOL, a Denatured Alcohol Blend,
is formulated specifically to dissolve shellac flakes

and dilute or 'cut' liquid Shellacs. Pound Cut Mixing Chart

BEHKOL will make a shellac that has a little more open or 'working time',
a good solvent choice when brushing larger areas such as woodwork.

Also used to dissolve Behlen Aniline Dyes when mixing as an Alcohol Dye.

B650-2816  -  $10.65  -  Quantity   
Pure Raw TUNG OIL (China Wood Oil)
Pure Raw TUNG OIL aka China Wood Oil or China Nut Oil
Tung Oil is the most water, caustic acid, heat and mildew resistant of all the oil finishes;
it is also the most durable.
Tung Oil is also used to manufacture many different types of varnish.
Use only on new bare wood or on wood that is fully striped, clean and ready to be refinished.
Apply with a small rag.
Due to Behlen's Pure Tung Oils' concentration,

a ratio of 4 parts Mineral Spirits to one part Tung Oil is suggested,
(especially for penetration on hard woods and first coats).

Avoid Spontaneous Combustion - Dispose of rags properly.

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• B740-00035  -  Pure Raw TUNG OIL (China Wood Oil) Pint • UPS Only •  -  $16.95  -  Quantity   
• B740-00036  -  Pure Raw TUNG OIL (China Wood Oil) Qt. • UPS Only •  -  $28.90  -  Quantity   
• B740-00037  -  Pure Raw TUNG OIL (China Wood Oil) Gallon. • UPS Only •  -  $89.00  -  Quantity   

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TEAK FINISHING OIL, Qt. • UPS Only •
TEAK FINISHING OIL

Teak Oil Finish is formulated and recommended for use on Teak wood,

Monkeypod, Zebrawood, Rosewoods and other similar hard dense woods.
Teak Oil penetrates the wood and dries hard unlike
linseed oil and most other finishing oils
which become tacky when exposed to heat.

-- Quart


Avoid Spontaneous Combustion - Dispose of rags properly.
B700-1416  -  $16.95  -  Quantity   
PARAFFIN OIL Lubricant • UPS Ground Only •
PARAFFIN OIL RUBBING Lubricant 
is used as a lubricant for rubbing a finish to sheen with pumice or rottenstone.
Saves both time and effort and yields a more even rubbing result.

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• B740-28646  -  PARAFFIN OIL, Quart Can • UPS Only •  -  $17.95  -  Quantity   
• B740-28645  -  PARAFFIN OIL, Pint Can • UPS Only •  -  $11.00  -  Quantity   

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PUMICE STONE (Powdered Abrasives)
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PUMICE STONE Abrasives

PUMICE Stone - 2F Powdered (Medium Fine, #00)
Powered Pumice is used as an abrasive and in abrasive compounds for rubbing down wood finishes. When used for rubbing down finishes use water or rubbing oil
as a lubricant to control the finish rubbing.


PUMICE Stone - 4F - Powdered (Fine, #0000)
4F Pumice is used after the medium pumice rubbing and prior to rubbing with rottenstone
or fine rubbing and polishing compounds. Add water, or rubbing oil, as a lubricant to control the rate of cutting during final finish rubbing.

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• B720-1402  -  PUMICE STONE - 2F (MEDIUM) 1 Pound, Shaker Can  -  $7.20  -  Quantity   
• PSƒƒƒ  -  PUMICE STONE - 3F (ƒƒƒ FINE) 1 Pound (Double Plastic Bag)  -  $6.20  -  Quantity   
• B720-1404  -  PUMICE STONE - 4F (FINE) 1 Pound, Shaker Can  -  $7.20  -  Quantity   

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ROTTENSTONE (Genuine Gray) 1 Pound
ROTTENSTONE (Genuine Gray)
Rotenstone
New shaker top plastic canister.

Rottenstone is one of the finest polishing substances used for wood finish polishing to obtain a High Gloss sheen. Use Rottenstone for a final gloss polish on thoroughly cured lacquered, shellacked or varnished surfaces after first rubbing with fine Pumice Stone.

Lubricate with Behlen Wool-Lube (or rubbing lubricant) to control
and maintain an even polishing action.
Behlen Felt Blocks
are ideal for hand rubbing with Pumice
and Rottenstone polishing abrasives.


B720-15006  -  $7.20  -  Quantity   

RUBBING COMPOUND, Pint • UPS Only •
RUBBING COMPOUND

Creates a High-Gloss sheen.
Rubbing Compound is a semi-paste, abrasive compound
for rubbing down the final coat of lacquer, shellac, or varnish.
May also be used to remove minor surface imperfections and over-spray on spot repairs.

Pint Can

B730-01115  -  $14.60  -  Quantity   
FINISH-RUB, Pint • UPS Only •
FINISH-RUB

A fine rubbing agent used to restore a dull, worn,
or scratched and fully cured finish to a Satin sheen.
Highly recommended to create or restore a Satin sheen finish.


Contains No harsh chemicals,


-- No silicone or waxes.

B730-01165  -  $14.60  -  Quantity   

Deluxing Compound, Pint • UPS Only •
DELUXING COMPOUND
A combination of waxes and buffing materials that produce a smooth, hard, mirror-like gloss finish. Recommended for use on lacquer, varnish, acrylic, or enamel finishes.

• Can be used on any shade of furniture including white.
• Excellent for use on spot repairs.
• Will not harm the finest of finishes.

• Achieves a smooth porcelain like finish on appliances and automobile finishes as well.

-- Contains NO silicone.

B730-1205  -  $17.80  -  Quantity   


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