Natural Decking Oil by Urethane Coatings - Polyurethane Specialists Since 1979

Natural Decking Oil

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Contains Tung and Linseed oil, formulated to provide long lasting protection for all outdoor timber.  Low sheen finish.

USES:

URETHANE COATINGS NATURAL DECKING OIL has been developed to provide long lasting protection for exterior timber structures including, decking, outdoor furniture, unpainted weather boards, door jams, window frames, fences, steps, and railings.

URETHANE COATINGS NATURAL DECKING OIL offers a low sheen, semi-transparent finish highlighting the natural features and grain of timber, protecting and extending the life of timber, and weathers naturally without cracking and pealing.

PREPARATION:

General:

1 Check that timber is adequately seasoned to prevent cracking and warping, then thoroughly clean removing all dirt, mildew, wax, resin oils, and tannins.

2. Nail holes and surface defects should be filled.

3. Apply URETHANE COATINGS NATURAL DECKING OIL within 1 week of surface preparation to retain the natural timber colour as timber weathering can result in loss of timber colour and contribute to reduced durability.

New Bare Timber: 

Follow steps 1 to 3 above. If Timber is extremely oily or tannin rich, wash and scrub down with URETHANE COATINGS TIMBER CLEAN and rinse off with water. Lightly sand if necessary.

Previously Coated Timbers (Painted, Oiled or Stained) or Weathered Timber:

 Sand paint back to bare timber and follow steps 1 to 3 above. If coated with URETHANE COATINGS NATURAL DECKING OIL, URETHANE COATINGS TIMBER STAINS. Wash and sand, removing all weathered NATURAL DECKING OIL and / or TIMBER STAIN, remove dust, and apply URETHANE COATINGS NATURAL DECKING OIL, following steps 1 to 3 above. Sand weathered timber back to fresh timber and follow steps 1 to 3 above.

APPLICATION:

Stir URETHANE COATINGS NATURAL DECKING OIL thoroughly before and during use. Apply by brush, roller or applicator. Allow the first coat to dry for 8 to 12 hours.  Wait minimum one day and, apply the second coat and wipe off any excess oil before becoming tacky (after 20-40 minutes).  Allow the second coat a further day to dry if applying a third coat.  Use three coats for optimal performance.

COVERAGE:

Softwood: 6-8 m² per litre, Hardwood: 8-10 m² per litre

THINNING:

URETHANE COATINGS NATURAL DECKING OIL does not require thinning.

MAINTENANCE & RECOATING:

As the timber begins to show signs of weathering (dryness, change of colour, or reduced water repellency), recoat with up to two coats of URETHANE COATINGS NATURAL DECKING OIL applying as described under 'Application'.

CLEAN UP:

Clean brush, roller or applicator and equipment using URETHANE COATINGS MINERAL TURPENTINE, and rinse with hot soapy water.

DRYING TIME:

Touch dry; 3 hours at 25° C and 50% relative humidity. Reduced temperature and/or increased humidity can delay drying time. Allow the first coat to dry for 8 to 12 hours.  Wait minimum one day and, apply the second coat.  Allow the second coat a further day to dry if applying a third coat.  Use three coats for optimal performance.  Suitable for light foot traffic 48 hours after final coat.  Do not apply in temperatures below 10° C or above 35° C.

SHELF LIFE:

This product is best if used within 12 months from manufacture (refer to batch number), when stored in unopened containers under normal conditions of temperature and humidity.

Contains no more than 0.7 grams per 100mls of volatile free organic isocyanate.

SAFETY DIRECTIONS:

Usage of this material must be under well ventilated conditions to minimise inhalation of vapours. If applying in confined conditions wear respirator with filters that conform to AS 1716. Asthmatics, the very young, elderly people and pets should avoid inhalation of vapours as breathing of vapour may cause lung irritation. Prevent skin contact by wearing impervious gloves. May irritate skin and eyes. Keep container firmly lidded, as this product will skin and slowly cure when exposed to air. In case of spillage, absorb into dry sand or dirt then remove from work area and complete disposal in responsible manner.

WARNING FLAMMABLE:

Contains 105gms per litre of Aromatic Hydrocarbons. This drum contains volatile and flammable solvents therefore when applying the contents provide adequate ventilation. All potential sources of ignition (open flames, pilot lights, furnaces, spark producing electrical switches, etc.) must be eliminated in or near the working area. DO NOT SMOKE. Keep drum closed when not in use

FIRST AID: If affected by inhalation of vapour, remove to fresh air. If breathing difficulty persists or occurs later, consult a doctor and have label ready. If swallowed, do NOT induce vomiting. Give water or milk. CONTACT DOCTOR OR POSIONS INFORMATION CENTRE Australia 131126. In case of eye contact, flush immediately with water for fifteen minutes and call a doctor. In case of skin contact, remove contaminated clothing and wash skin first with Methylated spirits, then soap and water.