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New Location - 2465 Second Street, Napa Ca 94559
For information Phone: 877-245-5611 Monday - Friday - (Saturday by Appointment)
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Ron, Pete & Shannon
 



SOLVENTS, Thinners, Reducers


WAX WASH Cleaner & WAX REMOVER • UPS Only •
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WAX WASH DE-WAXER WOOD CLEANER

Wax Wash DewaxerWAX WASH / De-Waxer Wood & Finish CLEANER
& WAX REMOVER
is a specially formulated blend of solvents.

For best repair and rub-out results, first prepare and clean the surfaces with
WAX WASH / De-Waxer to remove waxes, oil and other foreign material
from bare woods, new finishes, and aged wood finishes.

Wax deposits that remain after the use of paint, lacquer, and varnish removers
can be eliminated with use of WAX WASH / De-Waxer

 
Available: Quart M712-1906 & Aerosol M107-0190


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• M712-1906  -  WAX WASH De-Waxer, FINISH CLEANER, Quart • UPS Only •  -  $20.00  -  Quantity   
• M107-0190  -  Aerosol, Wax Wash Cleaner Wax Remover • UPS Only •  -  $12.00  -  Quantity   

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DENATURED Alcohol, BEHKOL / Shellac Reducer • UPS Only •
DENATURED ALCOHOL Shellac Solvent / Reducer
Behkol Shellc Reducer

DENATURED Alcohol, Mohawk Shellac Reducer / (Behlen Behkol B650-2816),
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 for mixing your own shellac
 Also used to dissolve Behlen & alcohol Aniline Dyes when used as an Alcohol Dye.
   Note: The 5 Gallon pails are Pick-Up or North Bay and Bay area delivery Only.
        Call to arrange details.

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• M650-0056  -  DENATURED Alcohol/Behkol Shellac Reducer - Qt. • UPS Only •  -  $13.95  -  Quantity   
• M650-0057  -  DENATURED Alcohol/Behkol Shellac Reducer, GALLON • UPS Only •  -  $37.95  -  Quantity   
• M650-0058  -  DENATURED Alcohol/Behkol Shellac Reducer - 5 GAL. • Please Phone •  -  $139.00  - 

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SHELLAC RETARDER - Qt. • UPS Only •
Click above for more info:
SHELLAC RETARDER
- The HOT Weather additive.
Slows Shellac Drying, helps to eliminate brush marks, promotes a smooth surface,
and minimizes orange-peel or over-spray when spraying. 
When the shellac is drying too fast due to heat, low humidity, or excessive airflow,
add just enough shellac retarder to enable easy application and flow-out.
Especially helpful in hot dry conditions or when air flow or drafts causes fast drying.
      
  Quart Bottle 
•  NOT for use with Lacquers.


SRQ  -  $12.00  -  Quantity   
LACQUER REDUCER / THINNER 2255 • UPS Only •
LACQUER REDUCER 2255  (Lacquer Thinner)

A special blend of solvents formulated for thinning nitrocellulose lacquers.

Use to thin:
• Lacquer Sanding Sealer
• Vinyl Lacquer Sanding Sealer
• Mohawk Nitrocellulose Lacquers
• Classic Stringed Instrument Lacquer.

Thinner improves flow of lacquers and adjusts viscosity for the spray equipment used.
     M650-010 & B611-0631

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

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• M650-0106  -  LACQUER REDUCER / Thinner 2255 - Qt. • UPS Only •  -  $16.95  -  Quantity   
• M650-0107  -  LACQUER REDUCER / Thinner 2255 - Gal. • UPS Only •  -  $35.95  -  Quantity   

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FLASH-OFF™ CONTROL SOLVENT • UPS Only •
FLASH-OFF™ CONTROL SOLVENT (The Hot Weather Additive)
Flash-Off is used to improve the flow of lacquers
and lacquer sealers
without slowing the drying.
The addition of one or two ounces of Flash-Off Control Solvent per gallon
of lacquer will eliminate orange-peel and over-spray roughness.
Flash-Off will improve flow and overall film smoothness.
(NOT for use with Shellac)
For Use: Add 3 to 5 ounces per gallon in all Mohawk nitrocellulose,
pre-catalyzed lacquer and
post-catalyzed lacquer coatings. More
may be added up to10% by volume if needed but it will increase dry time.

    Do not add to water base lacquers or conversion varnishes.

Flash Off is NOT a Blush Retarder. Blush (the white haze due to humidity in the air or moisture
in the spray line)
is common in rainy or high humidity weather. To control blush, use Blush Retarder.

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• M716-5006  -  FLASH-OFF™ CONTROL SOLVENT - Qt. • UPS Only •  -  $12.60  -  Quantity   
• M716-5007  -  FLASH-OFF™ CONTROL SOLVENT - Gal. • UPS Only •  -  $37.95  -  Quantity   

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NO BLUSH™ RETARDER • UPS Only •
No Blush & Super Blush RETARDER

Corrects finish blushing common during high humidity or cool rainy weather.
MOHAWK Aerosol No Blush™ Retarder is a blend of slow evaporating
solvents to be used with all Mohawk nitrocellulose, pre-catalyzed lacquer,
and post-catalyzed lacquer coatings.
Small amounts may be applied to correct most flow, blushing
or leveling problems that occur during application in rain / humid environments.
     • Improves leveling
     • Extends flash and dry times
Super Blush™ Retarder is a premium, very slow solvent for use where
conditions
of extreme high heat and humidity exist. Use in small amounts to eliminate blushing,
enhance flow and leveling of nitrocellulose, pre-catalyzed,
and post-catalyzed lacquer coatings.

Note: To Control Orange peel & Over-spray, USE Flash Off Control Solvent.

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• M716-3407  -  Super Blush™ RETARDER - Gal • UPS Only •  -  $37.85  -  Quantity   
• M716-3406  -  Super Blush™ RETARDER - Qt • UPS Only •  -  $12.90  -  Quantity   
• M103-0475  -  Aerosol, B101-0871 No Blush, Blush Eraser • UPS Only •  -  $8.39  -  Quantity   

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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.


M716-1601  -  $15.95  -  Quantity   

MINERAL SPIRITS • UPS Only •
MINERAL SPIRITS
Mineral Spirits

Mineral Spirits are a petroleum distillate;
used for reducing oil base color concentrates,
stains, and varnishes.

5 Gallon Pails Pick-Up or Delivery Only,
To Place Order, Phone 877-245-5611

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• M650-2307  -  MINERAL SPIRITS - Gallon • UPS Only •  -  $26.95  -  Quantity   
• M650-2308  -  MINERAL SPIRITS - 5 Gal. • UPS Only •  -  $118.00  - 

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NAPHTHA Solvent / Thinner • 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 cleaning of these solvent based finishes.
A Petroleum distillate; used for reducing Paste Wood Fillers, and some stains.
Naphtha can replace mineral spirits or paint thinner and
will help accelerate drying time of oil based paints, enamels and varnishes.

Naphtha is Also used as a clean-up solvent.


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

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• M650-0047  -  NAPHTHA Solvent / Thinner - GAL. • UPS Only •  -  $29.95  -  Quantity   
• M650-0048  -  NAPHTHA Solvent / Thinner - FIVE Gallons (PICK UP ONLY)  -  $120.00  - 

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ACETONE - Qt. • UPS Only •
click above for More About Acetone
ACETONE
(Pure) - NGR DYE REDUCER


Virgin quality Acetone is a VOC exempt solvent.
Acetone is used for reducing and clean up for many types of stains
and some coatings without increasing the VOC content of the product.
The User should consult the manufacturer’s label or test to insure Acetone
solvent compatibility
with their finish material.
Acetone is a popular and effective solvent brush cleaner.
Use Skin Protection. This product should not be used for cleaning hands.
     • Virgin quality, not reclaimed
     • Fast dry   • Zero VOC        - Quart

ACE.Q  -  $9.85  -  Quantity   
Pure Gum Spirits TURPENTINE, Quart • UPS Only •
TURPENTINE Pure Gum Spirits

100% Pure Gum Spirits Turpentine is a superior,
natural thinner preferred by artists to thin or remove art paints.

Turpentine thinner helps thin oil-based paint, varnish, stain,
enamel and art grade paints.

If used immediately after, it can also clean equipment and brushes.

One Quart

PGST  -  $12.00  -  Quantity   

TWO MINUTE REPAIR LIQUID • UPS Only •
TWO MINUTE TOUCH-UP REPAIR Brushing Liquid
M440-0006

TWO MINUTE TOUCH-UP REPAIR  Brushing Liquid
is a special formula, clear, quick drying, brush-on,
touch-up repair finish.
TWO MINUTE TOUCH-UP may be used to create
a permanent stain repair by mixing with Blendal Furniture Powders.

Create a quick drying graining liquid
by reducing the Touch-Up with Lacquer Thinner.

         

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• M440-0006  -  TWO MINUTE REPAIR LIQUID, Quart • UPS Only •  -  $24.95  -  Quantity   

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NGR Ultra Penertating Dye REDUCER, Gallon • UPS Only •
Ultra Penetrating NGR DYE REDUCER


NGR Reducer is used to lighten or reduce the color intensity
of Solar-Lux / Ultra Penetrating NGR (non grain raising)
Dyes.

Use of the Reducer will maintain the working characteristics of the Dye.

(available in Gallons)
For Quarts see Acetone NGR DYE REDUCER below

(NOT for use with Lacquer)

M520-00017  -  $39.60  -  Quantity   

Ultra Penetrating & Solar-Lux NGR RETARDER • UPS Only •
Ultra Penetrating & Solar-Lux NGR DYE RETARDER

 

NGR (non grain raising) DYE RETARDER
slows evaporation and drying of NGR Dyes to give more working time
and
improve penetration, especially on hard dense woods.

With the newer Dye VOC Compliant formulation,

use of  the NGR DYE RETARDER is HIGHLY RECOMMENDED
especially for dye application by hand.

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• M520-00026  -  Penetrating & Solar-Lux NGR Retarder, QT • UPS Only •  -  $26.00  -  Quantity   

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GRAIN FILLER Solvent REDUCER, B744-2006 Qt. • UPS Only •
GRAIN FILLER Solvent REDUCER
Grain Filler Reducer

This special Grain Filler Solvent / Pore-O-Pac™ Reducer blend
will maintain the working qualities of the filler.

A ratio of 4 parts Filler to 1 part Reducer is recommended.
Thin the viscosity of the filler depending on the wood pore structure.

A fine pored wood will require a thinner filler.

Use of the Filler Squeegee will make filling easier.

Quart

M608-1066  -  $22.95  -  Quantity   

VULPEX, Non-Foaming, Acid-Free, Germicidal CLEANER
Click above for Instructions
VULPEX CLEANER Liquid Soap
Vulpex is a safe cleaner for leather, furniture, carpets, oil paintings,
armour, precious metals, shell, marble, feathers, costumery, and stone.
Vulpex rinses away completely. Not harmful to health or property.

Since its introduction in 1970, its extraordinary versatility has made
Vulpex a popular and indispensable medium in all branches of professional
restoration and conservation of fine arts and historic items.

Vulpex is supplied as a concentrate & Must be mixed with water

        or Stoddard's solvent (or mineral spirit) prior to use.

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• VP100  -  VULPEX, Non-Foaming, Acid-Free, CLEANER, 100 ml  -  $23.95  -  Quantity   
• VP250  -  VULPEX, Non-Foaming, Acid-Free, CLEANER, 250 ml  -  $50.95  -  Quantity   
• VPL  -  VULPEX, Non-Foaming, Acid-Free, CLEANER, 1 Liter  -  $89.00  -  Quantity   

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Enduro EXTENDER, Hot Weather Additive
Click Above for Data & Application Information
Water Base EXTENDER / Retarder (The Hot Weather Additive)


General Finishes Enduro Extender (retarder) is a wetting additive
used to slow & increase the drying time of any water based stain, topcoat or glaze.


This additive is extremely helpful in managing too rapid drying
of waterborne finishing materials in very warm, dry or drafty conditions.

Interior & Exterior (can be mixed into any water base product)

Helps eliminate over-spray and ensure a smooth finish film.
Extender allows more working time and helps penetration for better adhesion in hot weather.


Available sizes: 
Pint Bottle (16 Oz.), 4 Ounce, Gallon

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• GFE.5  -  Water Based Extender RETARDER, Hot Weather Additive, Pt.  -  $11.95  -  Quantity   
• GFE.4  -  Water Based Extender RETARDER, Hot Weather Additive, 4oz.  -  $7.95  -  Quantity   

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Enduro ACCELERATOR
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Enduro ACCELERATOR
for waterborne finishes

Accelerator

 

General Finishes Enduro Accelerator is an additive
that shortens the dry time for water base wood finishes.


Use to accelerate drying of waterborne finishes
in cool, humid and damp conditions.


Available:

PINT (16 Oz) Bottle, and Gallon

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• GFEA.5  -  Enduro ACCELERATOR, Pt.  -  $11.95  -  Quantity   

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Furniture REFINISHER - Quart • UPS Only •
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FURNITURE REFINISHER
· 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 or Remover

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  -  $18.95  -  Quantity   
GOOF OFF - Aerosol, 12Oz • UPS Only •
Click above for How to Use
GOOF OFF - PRO STRIPPER -
Aerosol -- Clearance SALE --

Goof Off Aerosol  • Perfect for refinishing furniture and floors
  • Cuts through old paint, stains, varnishes, UV coatings and adhesives
  • Breaks down the toughest materials to make removal quick, easy, and complete
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.

 
Goof Off works faster and better than other removers – use it when all else fails.

          Note: on Fabrics & Rugs, Test for color fastness. 

12Oz  Aerosol    Only $1.33 each by the case of 6 (Limited to stock on hand)

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• GOA.1  -  Aerosol, GOOF OFF - 12Oz • UPS Only •  -  $4.98 $1.50 - On SALE !  -  Quantity   
• GOA6  -  Aerosol, GOOF OFF - Case, 6 • UPS Only •  -  $24.00 $8.00 - On SALE !  -  Quantity   

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