Hesse OLDCOUNTRY DARK stain BI 20029

  • For achieving a grey, weathered effect
  • Chemical reaction with the tannic acid in the oak
  • For unique parquet and furniture surfaces
Chemical stain for achieving special effects on European oak. The stain reacts with the tannins in the oak. The result is a grey colouring of the oak with especially emphasised vascular rays.
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Fields of application

Use in parquet, furniture for interior decoration and interior fittings. For coating parquet flooring with suitable subsequent lacquering in the system structure.

Technical specifications

Appearance glazing
Density series kg/l 1.003
Flow time (+/- 15 %) 60 s / DIN EN ISO 2431 - 3 mm
Form of delivery fluid
Non-volatile content series % 1
VOC EU % 0 %
Number of coats (max) 1
Amount per layer (minimum) 30 g/m²
Amount per layer (max) 80 g/m²
Total application volume 80 g/m²

Information on use

Drying 24 h / 20 °C
Surface preparation The wood must be dry, dust-free and grease-free.
Substrate sanding grits from-to 120 - 180
Finishing Re-coating with suitable Hesse CN or PU lacquers required. Alternatively, stained surfaces can also be oiled with the resistant oils in the Hesse parquet range.
Yield per coat 13 - 33 m²/l

The spreading rate is heavily dependent on the type of application. The specifications relate to a liter of ready-for-use product, if necessary including hardener and thinner.
Working Temperature Range 16 - 25 °C
Storage temperature 5 - 30 °C
Working temperature 20 °C
conditions of transport frost-free - up to a maximum of 35 °C
Processing instructions Even application of the stain with a brush or short haired roller. The application quantity should be sufficiently moist but with no excess. The effect arises after the chemical reaction with the wood.
Particular instructions Chemical stains react with the wood contents. Depending on the areas where the woods were grown, when they were cut and the like, their tannin content varies and can lead to different colour developments. Lighten by adding: water. Apply thinned material on the same day. Tinting and mixing with colour concentrates and the like are not permissible. With chemical stains, the use of tools or containers made from corrosive metals is forbidden.
General instructions on workmanship Trial staining of the original sanded wood with original coating should be carried out under real conditions. Do not pour soiled stains back into the original containers. Clean tools with water immediately after use.

Material Safety Data Sheets


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