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.
WATERBORNE PRE-CATALYZED LACQUER UPS Ground Only
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WATERBORNE PRE-CATALYZED LACQUER
Mohawk’s NEW Waterborne Pre-Catalyzed Lacquer is a freeze-thaw
stable formula that is water-reducible, self cross-linking, low VOC technology
that has excellent color retention and is suitable for cabinet, millwork, furniture
and other high-traffic interior wooden surfaces.
It passes all KCMA performance standards and can be used as a self-sealing system.
Formulated to meet production shop needs, it is an environmentally friendly
alternative to comparable solvent based products. May be applied over any Mohawk stain.
Allow oil-type stains to dry for a minimum of 1 hour for improved adhesion.
Available in plastic containers, which resist rusting and improve shelf life.
• Solids: 35%.
• This water-clear product, will not change the color when applied over a color coat.
• Improved flow and layout on the surface due to having more open time.
• Suitable for LEED® credits: EQ Credit 4.2 Low Emitting Materials - Paints & Coatings.
• Contains no formaldehyde or isocyanate, low odor, and water clean up.
• Improved clarity, specifically with lower sheens.
Finishers Choice LACQUER SANDING SEALER UPS Only
Finisher's Choice™ LACQUER Sanding SEALER
This Nitrocellulose sealer produces a smooth, hard, clear,
seal coat as a foundation for lacquer topcoats.
Finisher's Choice™ Sanding Sealer is light in color and high in solids.
Formulated for maximum adhesion, superior hold-out,
and exceptional flow-out properties.
Finisher's Choice™ Sealer dries within forty-five minutes and may be used
under any lacquer topcoat except the acrylics and shellacs.
5 Gallon Pails Available on Order. - Please Phone to Order.
Use Lacquer Reducer / Thinner for reduction (Not Over 15% recommended).
Finishers Choice CLEAR LACQUERS UPS Ground Only
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Finisher's Choice™ CLEAR LACQUERS - 275 VOC compliant (Alcohol Resistant)
Mohawk’s Finisher's Choice™ clear nitrocellulose lacquers are
highly resistant to the strongest of alcohols, water, moderate heat,
abrasion, impact, and are highly scratch resistant after a week's cure time.
Finisher's Choice™ 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.
Finisher's Choice™ Clear Lacquers are ready to spray, high solids, low viscosity formulas that enables users to achieve the best flow and build without reduction.
Apply in light, even coats of no more than 3-4 wet mils.
Clear WW Lacquers are 275 VOC compliant. -- Solids % (wt): 20.14
DURACOAT Pre-Catalyzed Lacquer UPS Ground Only
DuraCoat PRE-CATALYZED LACQUER
Mohawk DuraCoat® Pre-Catalyzed Lacquers are premium quality finishes
for furniture, kitchen and bath cabinets, and for mill-work.
DuraCoat® feature high solids, moisture resistance, good flexibility,
mar resistance, with more durability than regular nitrocellulose lacquers.
When used over our vinyl sealer or high solids pre-catalyzed sealer,
DuraCoat® produces an exceptional Cabinet finishing system and passes KCMA testing.
550 VOC Compliant. -- Solids 25%.
Ultraฎ Clear CONVERSION VARNISH 550 VOC
Ultra® Clear CONVERSION VARNISH 550 VOC
Ultra® Clear Conversion Varnish provides the ultimate high-end interior finish performance and appearance. These products not only pass all of the
KCMA Household Chemical tests, they exceed the requirements.
Ultra® Clear Conversion Varnish is a post catalyzed water white conversion varnish.
Varnish must be catalyzed at a rate of 8 oz. per gallon with M615-701 before use.
When used with our Ultra® Clear Conversion Varnish Sealer, these topcoats produce a finish system of maximum durability, wear, and moisture resistance. They have good color retention properties and form a highly flexible film. A UV inhibitor is included
to stabilize colors. These finishes can be sprayed with conventional, airless, HVLP, and air assist airless equipment. Use Conversion Varnish wherever the ultimate in finish protection is desired, such as kitchen and bath cabinets, laboratory, dormitory, office furniture, and display fixtures.
Catalyze with M615-701. Solids: 44%.
Only catalyze the amount of product needed. Excess material cannot be saved. Stir material while adding Catalyst and continue to stir until thoroughly mixed. Allow material to sit 15 minutes before spraying.
CAB/ACRYLIC CLEAR TOPCOAT Lacquer
CAB/Acrylic CLEAR TOPCOAT
Mohawk CAB (Cellulose Acetate Butyrate) Acrylic Topcoat
is a 275 VOC maximum compliant, self-sealing coating that provides a clear,
non-yellowing film that is perfect to topcoat interior wood surfaces.
It is the best choice for light colored stains and may be applied
over pigmented lacquer colors because it does not yellow with age.
• Passes KCMA standard testing and works great on cabinets
• Will not yellow or amber
• No re-coat window or pot life
• No mixing or reduction necessary • Fast drying
E-Z VINYL Lacquer SEALERS - CLEAR, BLACK & WHITE UPS Ground Only
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E-Z VINYL LACQUER SEALERS - CLEAR, BLACK & WHITE
VINYL SEALERS develop an excellent moisture resistant barrier for the wood substrate, and provides a good tough, and flexible base for all lacquer finishes.
Vinyl Sealer is offered in a ready to use formulation
that needs no further reduction or catalyst.
• • • 5 Gallon Pails available on Order. Please Phone to order.
Note: Vinyl Sealer may be applied over raw wood or filled and stained substrates.
Clear also available for Aerosol applications
CLASSIC Stringed INSTRUMENT LACQUER UPS Ground Only
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CLASSIC Stringed INSTRUMENT Lacquer
Classic 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
BUFFCOTE LACQUER (Waxing Lacquer)
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BUFFCOTE™ LACQUER (Satin & Matte)
Buffcote™ (aka Waxing Lacquer) contains waxes that yields dazzling results for all types of fine furniture and interior woodwork. This unique lacquer delivers a very soft look and feel that will "wow" your customers and is formulated to give a hand rubbed effect right off the spray gun.
Buffcote Lacquer is used as a Top-Coat only over Finishers Choice gloss lacquer.
The slightly amber appearance of Buffcote Lacquer also adds to the patina and richness of the wood. Buffcote offers quick dry, quick build, and exceptional flow and leveling.
Buffcote looks great over stained wood or, alone as a beautiful natural finish.
Solids: 27% --- Satin (40) & Matte (20) sheens
MOHAWK Opaque COLORED LACQUERS
Mohawk Colored Lacquers are pigmented, nitrocellulose based coatings.
They are fast drying with excellent flow, build and hiding characteristics.
Colored Lacquers may be applied over a variety of interior wooden surfaces
including furniture, molding and musical instruments.
For best results apply over a freshly sanded E-Z Vinyl® Colored Sealer.
Reduce with Mohawk Lacquer Reducer 2255. No catalyst needed.
Warning: Not recommended for use in high moisture areas such as kitchens and bathrooms.
LACQUER REDUCER / THINNER 2255 UPS Only
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LACQUER REDUCER - MOHAWK / Finishes Edge Lacquer Thinner 2255
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.
(Avoid using more than 15 % by volume of the lacquer)
Note: 5 Gallon Pails are PICK-Up or DELIVERY Only - Please Phone ahead
FLASH-OFF CONTROL SOLVENT, M716-500 / FE200-014-1 UPS Only
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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 a few 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.
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. (NOT for use with Shellac)
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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NO BLUSH RETARDER UPS Only
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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 extremely high heat and humidity exist. Use in small amounts to eliminate blushing, and 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.
CRACKLE LACQUER UPS Ground Only
Crackle Lacquer creates 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.
For example, black over white yields white visible in the cracks
and clear over white simulates an antique white enamel finish.
Effective only when a wet coat is applied with a spray gun over a
conventional gloss lacquer finish. Crackle is offered in a ready to spray consistency.
The clear can be colored with lacquer colorants to create dynamic results.