Dewaxed PLATINA SHELLAC (Super Transparent)
Dewaxed Flake - PLATINA • PLATINUM BLONDE SHELLAC
100% Pure, Genuine Dewaxed Platina Flake Shellac
Ultra Blonde Shellac
Extra Light Toned, Very Pale, Transparent.
A good choice to retain the light tones of woods
such as Maple and Spruce.
Dewaxed SUPER BLONDE Shellac (VERY LIGHT Pale)
Dewaxed Flake - SUPER BLONDE SHELLAC
VERY Light Pale Transparent shellac
with a slight warm golden amber tone.
Dewaxed BLONDE SHELLAC (Light Pale)
Dewaxed Flake - BLONDE SHELLAC
100% Pure, Genuine Dewaxed Blonde Flake Shellac
Light Blonde Pale
Yellow Amber toned.
Note: the Flake looks darker than the Mixed Shellac
Dewaxed BEIGE Shellac (Neutral Blonde)
Dewaxed Flake - BEIGE SHELLAC (Neutral Blonde)
Dewaxed LEMON (Yellow) Shellac
Dewaxed Flake - Dewaxed LEMON (Yellow)
Dewaxed LEMON (Yellow)
Similar in tone to the standard waxy
Lemon Yellow Orange Shellac in a DEWAXED Flake.
Makes a rich Yellow Amber toned seal coat for use as
a universal primer or transitional coating between dissimilar finishes.
New Variety Listing 2022
Dewaxed Orange / AMBER SHELLAC
Dewaxed Flake - Orange / AMBER SHELLAC
Rich Yellow Orange / AMBER color tones.
Use the Dewaxed Amber to make a rich amber
toned 'seal-coat' shellac for use as a universal
sanding sealer / under coater, or for use as a
transitional coating between dissimilar finishes.
New Crop ARRIVED from India
Dewaxed GARNET Shellac
Dewaxed Flake - GARNET Shellac
Rich Deep Brown-Red cast flake shellac.
Excellent tone for use on Cherry, Mahogany
and Rosewood, antiques furniture reproductions,
and for French polishing guitars.
Dewaxed BONA / MAROON Shellac (Red / Brown GARNET Toned)
Dewaxed Flake - BONA / GARNET / MAROON Red / Brown Toned
Use MAROON / GARNET on Mahogany, Cherry, Rosewood,
and similarly toned woods to enhance the warm tones. An excellent tone
for antiques or to make a Dewaxed SEALCOAT primer / under-coater
or transitional coating between dissimilar finish materials.
Intermix the Maroon / Garnet liquid with other liquid shellacs
to adjust color to create a variety of warm rich tones.
(Maroon is sometimes sold as Garnet)
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Dewaxed RUBY Shellac (Ruddy Amber)
Dewaxed Flake RUBY - Ruddy Amber
Use Ruby on Mahogany, Cherry, Rosewood,
and similarly toned woods to enhance the red color.
Intermix the liquid ruby other with liquid shellacs
to adjust color to create a variety of warm tones.
DENATURED ALCOHOL (Behkol) Shellac Reducer UPS Only
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DENATURED ALCOHOL Shellac Solvent / Reducer
DENATURED ALCOHOL, Mohawk Shellac Reducer (formerly Behlen Behkol),
is formulated specifically to dissolve shellac flakes and dilute or 'cut' liquid Shellacs.
See the: Shellac Pound Cut Mixing Chart
Denatured Alcohol, Shellac Reducer (formerly labeled Behkol) will make a shellac that has
a little more open or 'working time', a good solvent choice for mixing your own shellac.
Also used to dissolve alcohol Aniline Dyes.
• • 5 Gallon pails are Pick-Up, or North Bay & Bay Area Delivery Only. Call to arrange details.
Note: The SAME PRODUCT in 1 & 5 Gal. packaging now carries the Mohawk 'FInishers Edge' label.
Omega LILY VARNISHER'S / SHELLAC BRUSHES
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SHELLAC & VARNISHER'S Brushes
Natural Bristle Single fill, Only (1/4 - 5/16 in) thick.
Classic glider design, ideal for Shellac & Varnish.
This brush will yield a thin, uniform application
of shellac or varnish. The natural bristle brush is ideal for
shellac, varnish, and faux finishing of woodwork and furniture.
Pictured Sizes 20 - 80 mm - Note: The 70 mm works in a Quart Can.
Genuine OMEGA, made in Italy.
Paper PAINT STRAINER CONES: MEDIUM & FINE
Medium & Fine Mesh STRAINER CONES
Filter foreign matter or undissolved solid particles found in stains or finish coatings.
Paper Cone 6 in Dia., full flow cloth mesh tip leaves no finish in the strainer.
Seed, Button and Black shellacs benefit by filtering through layers
of medium Cheese Cloth first.
Use Fine Mesh for final straining of shellac, varnish, lacquers,
and most any furniture finish, especially when spraying.
Strain through Medium filter followed by FINE mesh straining for best results.
Medium mesh is 226 microns • Fine mesh is 190 microns
One micron is equivalent to one one-thousandth of a millimetre.
FRENCH POLISHER'S HANDBOOK (1910 Reprint)
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FRENCH POLISHER'S HANDBOOK
(1910 Reprint) 104 pages, 5.8 in. x 8.3 in.
This Reprint is spiral bound with a protective cover -
great for in-shop use, lays perfectly flat & folds back on itself.
Pagination and format is an exact facsimile of the original book.
A valuable resource for those working on antiques.
Several historic finishing recipes are included.
The book includes some fascinating 'lost' information and recipes for furniture stains.