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HEMEL® Yacht Varnish

Solvent-based high gloss yacht varnish

  • Clear
  • High gloss
  • Increased resistance to UV
  • Perfect leveling
  • Elastic
  • Water repellent
  • Lead-free
  • Ready to use
34,95-TL / 0,75 lt+ VAT
114,95-TL / 2,5 lt+ VAT
Ask / 15 lt*+VAT
* Produced upon request.

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General Features:

  • Clear
  • High gloss
  • Increased resistance to UV
  • Perfect leveling
  • Elastic
  • Water repellent
  • Lead-free
  • Ready to use
Attention: To achieve UV protection, must be applied on HEMEL Universal Stain or Hickson Decor® Aqua Industrial-Stain.

Where to Use:

  • Solid wood and plywood for both for inside and outside of boats above the waterline
  • Suitable for all exterior wood except floors

Packaging:

  • 0,750 L.
  • 2,5 L.
  • 15 L. (Upon request)

This product is clear. Therefore, there is no color chart.

Coverage::

  • 1 L. covers 12-14 m² with 1 coat

Surface Preparation:

  • Remove any dirt, oil and wood dust from the surface.
  • New Wood Surfaces:
    • Sand the surface with sandpaper #80/120.
    • Thoroughly clean the generated dust.
  • Old Uncoated Wood Surfaces:
    • Sand the weathered surface with sandpaper #80/120.
    • Thoroughly clean the generated dust.
  • Coated Wood Surfaces:
    • Do not apply the product directly on pre-coated surfaces.
    • Remove the old paint/varnish from the surface completely with a sandpaper.
    • Thoroughly clean the generated dust.

Application:

  • The product is ready to use and does not require thinning.
  • Stir the product thoroughly before use and check its homogeneity.
  • Apply the product in 3 coats by brush and wait 24 hours between coats.
  • Perform a slight sanding with sandpaper #180/220 between coats.
  • Wait 24 hours for complete dry.
  • Apply in the direction of wood grain to get a homogeneous look.

Maintenance (when the same product had been used before):

  • Do not apply the product directly on pre-coated surfaces.
  • Clean the wood surface completely from dirt and oil and perform a slight sanding.
  • Thoroughly clean the generated dust.
  • Repeat same process as described in “Application” with 1 or 2 coats depending on weathering.
  • Inspect annually and maintain as required.

Instructions:

  • FOR EXTERIOR USE ONLY.
  • NOT SUITABLE FOR FLOORINGS
  • Keep product closed when not in use.
  • The general application temperature of the product is between 15oC to 25oC at a relative humidity range of 40-65%.
  • The moisture content of the wood should be max. 20%.
  • Do not apply the product under direct sunlight or rain.
  • Do not apply linseed oil, basecoat/primer or after HEMEl Yacht Varnish applied surfaces.
  • To provide a long lifetime protection against decay, apply HEMEL Timbercare Aqua on untreated softwoods and wait 24 hours before applying HEMEL Yacht Varnish.
  • The product should be stored at temperatures between 5°C to 35°C.
  • Painting tools should be cleaned with mineral spirits after the application.

Safety Precautions:

  • USE WITH ADEQUATE VENTILATION.
  • KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.
  • Do not transfer contents to other containers for storage.
  • Do not use empty plastic cans for other purposes.
  • To avoid overexposure, open windows and doors or use other means to ensure fresh air entry during application and drying.
  • Avoid contact with eyes and skin.
  • Wash hands after using.
  • FIRST AID: In case of eye contact, flush thoroughly with large amounts of water. Get medical attention if irritation persists. If swallowed, call Poison Control Center, hospital emergency room, or physician immediately.
  • Dispose of contents/plastic cans in accordance with national regulations.
  • Please refer to the Safety Data Sheet (SDS) of the product for health and safety information.