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LACQUER FLATTENER (Sheen Adjuster) B610-01006, Qt. • UPS Only •
FLATTENER (Reduces the Sheen of Lacquer Finishes)
Lacquer Flattner

  Use FLATTING PASTE additive to reduce the sheen of lacquer finishes.

• One quart of Gloss lacquer 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.

M716-1706  -  $29.95  -  Quantity   

Lacquer FISHEYE FLOWOUT (Fisheye Eliminator)
Fisheye Flow Out (Eliminates Fisheye Craters)
Fsheye Fowout

This special additive is used to assist in the prevention of fisheyes
(small craters formed in the lacquer film) due to the presence of silicone
or lubrication oil contamination.

Just add a few drops to lacquer and fisheye craters are eliminated.

      Packaged in a handy ONE Ounce eye dropper bottle
      3 drops per quart, AVOID over use.

B617-0001  -  $13.95  -  Quantity   


GUITAR FINISHING 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
Vinyl Sanding 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.

B900-0050 & M900-0070
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.

M900-0070  -  $9.00  -  Quantity   
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Stringed Instrument LacquerClassic 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.
Stringed Instrument Lacquer must be applied over our Vinyl Sealer in order
to assure its unique film building and special finish characteristics.

Also available in  Aerosol

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• M610-1406  -  Classic Stringed Instrument Lacquer, B611-1406 Qt • UPS Only •  -  $21.90  -  Quantity   
• M610-1407  -  Classic String Instrument Lacquer, B611-1407 Gal. • UPS Only •  -  $49.45  -  Quantity   
• M113-1406  -  Aerosol, Instrument Lacquer, B104-1406 GLOSS • UPS Only •  -  $11.59  -  Quantity   

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FINGERBOARD Oil - 4 Oz. Bottle

Behlen Fingerboard Oil is ideal for preserving the feel and appearance of woods such as|
rosewood, ebony and similar woods used on stringed instrument fingerboards.

Use when building new instruments or to revitalize scuffed, dry, or worn fingerboards.

Penetrates unfinished wood and dries hard.
Does not become tacky when exposed to heat.

As the original application wears, it can easily be repaired with additional applications of the oil.
4 Oz.

B710-0001  -  $6.95  -  Quantity   
DENATURED Alcohol/Behkol Shellac Reducer • UPS Only •
DENATURED ALCOHOL Shellac Solvent / Reducer
Mohawk Shellac Reducer / (Behlen Behkol),
a DENATURED Alcohol,
is formulated specifically to
dissolve shellac flakes 
and dilute or 'cut' liquid Shellacs.

See the: Shellac Pound Cut Mixing Chart

Shellac Reducer (Behkol Denatured Alcohol) will make a shellac that has
a little more open
or 'working time', a good solvent choice in warmer weather
and when brushing larger areas such as woodwork.

Also used to dissolve Behlen Aniline Dyes for use as an Alcohol Dye.

               SAVE by the case of 6 = $10.74 per Qt.

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• M650-0056  -  DENATURED Alcohol/Behkol Shellac Reducer - Qt. • UPS Only •  -  $11.90  -  Quantity   
• M650-0056.6  -  Case, 6 Qt. Denatured Alcohol / Behkol • UPS Only •  -  $64.44  -  Quantity   
• M650-0057  -  DENATURED Alcohol/Behkol Shellac Reducer - Gal. • UPS Only •  -  $43.60  -  Quantity   

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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 •  -  $17.95  -  Quantity   

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TUNG OIL FINISH (Modified) •UPS Only•
Modified TUNG OIL
Mohawk (Modified) Tung Oil Finish is a proprietary blend
of non-break tung oil and propolymerized alkyd resin in a solvent system.
Modified Tung Oil is fast drying, hard, resistant to water, acid, alkali and mildew.
One of the most durable of all natural oils.
An ideal oil finish for new or stripped wood furniture.
One coat achieves a low luster finish. Each additional coat increases gloss.

Far superior to linseed oil as finished wood will not darken with age.
Tung Oil preserves the natural color of the wood.
Surface scratches in a Tung Oil finished piece can be remedied
with a small amount of Tung Oil. 
--  Quart Can

M701-1596  -  $34.50  -  Quantity   

Teak Oil Finish is formulated and recommended for use on Teak wood,
Monkeypod, Zebrawood, Rosewoods and other similar hard dense woods.
Danish / Teak Oil penetrates the wood and dries hard unlike
linseed oil and most other finishing oils
which become tacky when exposed to heat.

This polymerized wood finish, combines penetrating oils with resins to produce a natural oil finish
on unfinished wood. One application seals and finishes wood.
Never gums up in warm temperatures.  Will not print and is non-greasy.
Water spots, stains, burns and scratches are easily removed by buffing with 4/0 steel wool & Danish Oil.

Avoid Spontaneous Combustion - Dispose of rags properly.

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• B700-1416  -  TEAK/ DANISH FINISHING OIL, Qt. • UPS Only •  -  $17.95  -  Quantity   
• M700-1507  -  TEAK / DANISH FINISHING OIL, Gal. • UPS Only •  -  $59.90  -  Quantity   

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PARAFFIN OIL 'Rub Cut™' Lubricant • UPS Ground Only •
PARAFFIN OIL 'Rub Cut™' RUBBING Lubricant 
Paraffin Oil is used as a lubricant for rubbing a finish to sheen
with abrasive papers, steel wool, synthetic pads,
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 •  -  $18.50  -  Quantity   
• B740-28645  -  PARAFFIN OIL, Pint Can • UPS Only •  -  $11.50  -  Quantity   

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Mohawk Flat Lube™ PASTE FLATTNER Qt
Mohawk Flatt Lube PASTE FLATTNER
Flatt Lube

Paste Flattener used with water and a steel wool pad to produce a satin
or flat sheen finish.
Cleans easily and is completely free of residue.
Apply with 2/0 or 3/0 steel wool depending upon how flat a sheen is desired.
Flat Lube is used in conjunction with water and steel wool to produce a flattened sheen,
and is recommended for dulling a french polish or lacquer finish.
Eliminates hairline scratches.

     Quart Can

M720-1306  -  $32.00  -  Quantity   

PUMICE STONE (Powdered Abrasives)
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Pumice Stone

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 cutting rate during final finish polishing.

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• M720-1202  -  PUMICE, B720-1402 - 2F (MEDIUM) 1 Pound, Shaker Can  -  $8.95  -  Quantity   
• PSƒƒƒ  -  PUMICE, 3F (Med. / Fine,ƒƒƒ) 1 Lb (Dbl. Plastic Bag)  -  $7.20 $6.50 - On SALE !  -  Quantity   
• M720-1402  -  PUMICE, B720-1402 - 4F (FINE) 1 Pound, Shaker Can  -  $8.95  -  Quantity   

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ROTTENSTONE B720-15006 (Genuine Gray) 1 Pound
ROTTENSTONE (Genuine Gray)
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 (4F) Pumice Stone.
Lubricate with Wool-Lube (or rubbing lubricant) to control and maintain
an even polishing action. Felt Blocks
or our Hard Rubber Block wrapped
in a 100% cotton cloth (white T-shirt material)are ideal for hand rubbing
with Pumice and Rottenstone polishing abrasives.

M720-1502  -  $9.95  -  Quantity   

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  -  $15.69  -  Quantity   
WOOL-LUBE - B730-1365 RUB Lubricant, Pint
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WOOL-LUBE (Rub Lubricant)

Wool-Lube (aka: Wool-Wax) is a specially formulated lubricant for preparing furniture before waxing and polishing. Superior for removing pack marks, soiling, or fingerprints.
Furniture rubbed with Behlen Wool-lube can be re-coated with lacquer with good adhesion.

Water soluble, non silicone and fast clean up.
Use as a lubricant when rubbing with pumice or rottenstone.
Use with steel wool, nylon pad, or, Wet or Dry paper. 

Contains NO Wax, Oils or Silicones!

Pint Bottle

M720-1365  -  $11.50  -  Quantity   

NAPHTHA Solvent / Thinner • UPS Only •
NAPHTHA --- Solvent & Thinner
aka: Varnish Makers and Painters Naphtha (VMP Naphtha)

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

Naphtha is an excellent cleaner for very grimy wood finishes.


Do Not
use for thinning or reducing: lacquers, shellac or latex paint.

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• B650-0056  -  NAPHTHA Solvent / Thinner - Qt. • UPS Only •  -  $10.90  -  Quantity   
• B650-0057  -  NAPHTHA Solvent / Thinner - GAL. • UPS Only •  -  $29.95  -  Quantity   

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Furniture REFINISHER - Quart • UPS Only •
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· Easy to use
· Dissolves: Lacquer, Shellacs, Varnish
· Economical · No stripping · No Stripper Mess

     With Furniture Refinisher
               you may be able to avoid using a Paint Stripper
BEHLEN Furniture Refinisher easily removes shellac, varnish, or lacquered finishes on furniture, cabinets, or woodwork. It quickly melts through the old finish without stripping the wood of natural oils or its patina.
It can be used for restoring a worn finish or to renew a favorite piece.

Furniture Refinisher is an excellent 'after wash' for furniture that has been stripped using conventional finish removers. Furniture Refinisher leaves the wood rich and warm, and free of residues that can cause a white haze, as do many other refinishers.
Never use this product around an open flame.

B740-1336  -  $17.95 $15.95 - On SALE ! Quantity   
GOOF OFF - Aerosol, 12Oz • UPS Only •
GOOF OFF - Aerosol

Goof Off AerosolGoof Off Pro Strength Remover works the first time quickly and easily
removing tough spots and stains, like chewing gum, that ordinary household cleaners can’t.

Removes: adhesives & glue, crayon, pen & marker, gum, scuff marks, stickers & decals,
asphalt & tar, dried latex paint, duct tape, caulk, tree sap, candle wax and more

Ideal for all kinds of hard surfaces such as metals, glass, brick, wood, concrete, grout,
fiberglass, hand tools and most automotive surfaces.

     It works faster and better than other removers – use it when all else fails.
Cleans adhesive and glue, oil and tar, dried latex paint, hand tools, stains on carpet, clothing,
upholstery, crayon, pen and marker, graffiti and varnish, gum, candle wax, scuff marks,
caulk, lipstick and makeup, tar, bugs, tree sap.
     12Oz  Aerosol    Only $2.00 each by the case of 6

    Note: Do Not Use on fine wood furniture finishes

                -- on Fabrics & Rugs, Test for color fastness.

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• GOA.1  -  Aerosol, GOOF OFF - 12Oz • UPS Only •  -  $4.98 $2.25 - On SALE !  -  Quantity   
• GOA6  -  Aerosol, GOOF OFF - Case, 6 • UPS Only •  -  $24.00 $12.00 - On SALE !  -  Quantity   

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Klean-Stripฎ Strip-X Stripper
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PAINT REMOVER - Klean-Strip® Strip-X Stripper

Strip-x Gal

Strip-X removes latex and oil-based paint and varnish from wood,
metal and masonry in 30 minutes or less.
It also removes pigmented wood stains from wood,
restoring the wood's natural color.
The thick paste formula clings to vertical surfaces without runs or drips.
• Economical remover
   • Works in 30 minutes or less
   • Thick, brushable formula clings to surfaces

USE WITH PLENTY OF VENTILATION - Do Not Use in enclosed areas.

KSSX.G  -  $7.95 $3.95 - On SALE ! Quantity   

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PDE™ is formulated to remove protein based paints such as Milk Paint.

Behlen PDE™ Paint Remover comes as a powder.
Simply mix the powder with hot water to create a remover that will
effectively dissolve up to 8 layers of old, latex, casein, oil paint, and milk paint.

• Non-toxic  • No fumes  • No fire hazard.

Not for use on shellac, varnish, lacquer, or urethanes.

B700-10005  -  $16.00  -  Quantity   

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CLEANS, PROTECTS AND POLISHES all enameled, varnished and lacquered
or metal surfaces, leather, linoleum, tile, glass, porcelain.
Excellent For:
Furniture, Pianos, Woodwork, All Kitchen Appliances, Venetian Blinds,
Bathroom Fixtures,Windows, Mirrors.

(Not for use on oil or wax finishes.)

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• B800-12415  -  OZ CREAM POLISH PINTS  -  $14.95  -  Quantity   
• B800-12416  -  OZ CREAM POLISH QUARTS  -  $20.95  -  Quantity   
• B800-12417  -  OZ CREAM POLISH, GALLON • UPS Only •  -  $49.90  -  Quantity   
• B800-aero  -  OZ CREAM POLISH, Aerosol  -  $9.60  -  Quantity   

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Blue Label PASTE WAX
is a fine blend of waxes and pure spirits of gum spirits turpentine
that establishes and restores a sheen to all wood surfaces
while providing a protective finish at the same time.

Easy to apply and buff, Blue Label's carnauba wax blend
minimizes scratches and gives a rich luster when buffed by hand or machine.

One Pound Can

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• B800-12435  -  BLUE LABEL PASTE WAX, CLEAR / Natural - 1 lb. Can  -  $17.95  -  Quantity   
• M860-12455  -  BLUE LABEL PASTE WAX, BROWN - 1 lb. Can  -  $17.95  -  Quantity   

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Slideez Lubricant
Lubricates wood, metal, plastic.

The semi-paste consistency lasts much longer than other forms of lubricant.
Drawers, windows, and doors work easier with an application of Slideez™.
It prevents binding of all moving parts. 

• Slideez™ is also good for starting screws.
• An excellent rust preventative for tools used in gardens and metal objects in storage.
Slideez™ will not stain or cake and is non-flammable.  •• Contains NO Silicone. 
   1 Pint / 16 Oz Jar

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• M750-1205  -  SLIDEEZ™ LUBRICANT Jar, Pint / 16 oz.  -  $26.60  -  Quantity   
• M750-1203  -  SLIDEEZ™ LUBRICANT - 4 oz. Jar  -  $9.95  -  Quantity   

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FELT BLOCK - 2x4x1 in.
FELT BLOCKS (2"x4"x1")

Felt Blocks are used with pumice, rottenstone and rubbing compounds
smooth & adjust the sheen of a fully cured finish,
and yield the classic hand rubbed look.

Keep a separate block for each rubbing grade.
Store separately to avoid grit or dirt contamination.

B902-1000  -  $12.75  -  Quantity   

Rubbing Pads
Rubbing Pads are used for hand application of rubbing compounds for spot repair.

These pads are ideal for rubbing in smaller and curved surfaces.

Ideal for use on guitars and stringed instruments

4 Felt Pads per package.

M960-1004  -  $5.95  -  Quantity   
CORK BLOCK - 2x4x1 in.
CORK BLOCK (2"x4"x1")

Cork is more aggressive than felt when used for rubbing finishes.

Use with Wool Lube™

and 600-800 Wet or Dry abrasive paper to
remove and level excess Burn-In Stick

B902-2000  -  $11.00  -  Quantity   

HARD RUBBER Sanding & Rubbing BLOCK
HARD RUBBER Sanding & Rubbing BLOCK
Rubber Block
The rubber block is always a flat surface. It will never swell or warp when wet,

and never shallow out a repair. Use with sandpaper or nylon abrasive pads for
uniform scuff sanding. Cover with Micro Mesh paper for hi-gloss finishes.
Cover the block with 100% cotton cloth for use with water or solvent based
compounds for buffing. Non porous, won't absorb grit, washes clean.

Sized to fit comfortably in the hand, 3 3/4 x 2 x 1 inches.

M902-3000  -  $14.95  -  Quantity   
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