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Chestnut Woodturners Stick, A solid stick, rich in Beeswax and Carnuaba Wax for polishing on the lathe to give a high gloss finish. Uniquely shaped to allow access to awkward and intricate areas, blended for easy use. Use over Sanding Sealer.
Chestnut Spirit Thinner. A clear top quality thinners for use with Spirit Stain and other methylated spirit based products such as French Polish, Shellac Sanding Sealer etc
Available in 500ml
Chestnut Quick-Drying Spirit Wood Dye manufactured with high grade, fade resistant materials. Can be intermixed for colour matching or thinned using Cellulose Thinners for delicate wash effects. Spirit Stain is also suitable for mixing with Cellulose Sanding Sealer and Melamine Lacquer up to a suggested maximum of 10% to make your own tinted finishes.
Available in 12 wood shades: Antique Mahogany, Antique Pine, Brown Mahogany, Dark jacobean, English Walnut, Golden Oak, Light Mahogany, Mid Oak, Red Mahogany, Rosewood, Teak, and 9 solid colours: Black, Blue, Green, Orange, Purple, Red, Royal Blue, Yellow & WhitePack size 250ml
Pack size 250ml
Chestnut Spirit stain sample kits, available in Rainbow Colours and Wood Colours and contains one 25ml sample bottle of each colour. Can be used to try the colour or for use as a mixer to make a new colour or for use as a wash. Trial bottles are ideal for use when mixing with Cellulose Sanding Sealer and Melamine Lacquer to make tinted finishes.
Please select from the following 2 pack options:
9 x 25ml Rainbow Colours
12 x 25ml Wood Colours
Chestnut Small Round Brush for easy application of waxes, pastes etc. in intricate places.
Chestnut Shellac Sanding Sealer, suitable for use on most timbers and on most interior applications including joinery and lathe work. Its use will give a higher build, increased gloss and a more hardwearing finish to your final coat. An excellent basecoat for friction and french polishes and waxes.
Pack Size 500ml
Chestnut Pine Stain, specially selected stain to colour pine before polishing. Water based for easy application over large areas. The use of tinted waxes will help with subtle shading.
Available in Dark Pine, Golden Pine & Stripped Pine
Pack size: 500ml
Chestnut Microcrystalline Wax, forms a very dense coating which makes it very hard wearing and highly water repellent, ideal for situations needing a tough coating that might get wet. This wax also have a higher melting point than traditional waxes, a natural choice for wood turners.
Available in 225ml
Chestnut Melamine Lacquer, A quick drying, hard wearing clear lacquer with a melamine additive which provides improved heat and water resistance. Once dry, the lacquer chemically ‘cures’ achieving maximum durability after seven days. This formula does not contain harmful petroleum solvents such as toluene or xylene.
Chestnut Lemon Oil, manufactured using lemongrass oil, Lemon Oil gives a virtually matt, non-tacky finish to bare timber whilst enhancing the feel of the wood and leaving a pleasant lemon aroma. Non-oxidising and water-resistant, Lemon Oil is also ideal for finishing the inside of drawers, boxes and cabinets.
Pack Size 500ml & 1L
Chestnut Friction Polish produces a high gloss finish ideal for polishing small items. It has a heavy concentration of shellac which gives a very high build; therefore it is not essential to apply a sealer before application, although a coat of Cellulose Sanding Sealer or Acrylic Sanding Sealer may be applied first if you prefer.
Chestnut Food Safe Finish is a clear food grade oil for use with salad bowls, cheese boards and other items which come into contact with foodstuffs. It dries to a soft satin finish with a high degree of water resistance which will withstand wiping with a damp cloth.
Chestnut End Seal, a ready to use sealer which when dried forms a seal on non-kiln dried wood, thus slowing down the drying process and helping to prevent the wood from splitting. End Seal is an easy to use, safe alternative to using molten paraffin wax. On round blanks the edge of the circumference is normally coated, on square blanks the smaller ends are coated. End Seal can also be used when working on a large item which is being left for several days, to prevent it splitting whilst on the lathe.
Available in 1L
A wax polishing brush designed for use with an electric drill for buffing larger waxed surface areas such as doors and panels.
These bristle brushes are specially designed for polishing waxes and give a higher gloss and harder coating than buffing with a cloth.
Chestnut Cellulose Sanding Sealer which provides an excellent base for all Chestnut Products’ finishes which require the use of a sealer. This formula does not contain harmful petroleum solvents such as toluene and xylene.
Pack Size 500ml & 1L
A block of pure carnauba for use on the lathe to give a long lasting bright gloss finish. For best results use with any of Chestnut's Sanding Sealers.
Chestnut Burnishing Cream. A very mildly abrasive cleaner which smoothes and cleans finishes, reviving the lustre of
previously polished surfaces and enhancing the gloss of newly applied lacquers and polishes.
Especially suitable for use with Melamine Lacquer, Acrylic Gloss Lacquer, Friction Polish. Can
also be used as a liquid sander on Cellulose Sanding Sealer before the application of wax or
Friction Polish but not lacquers.
Chestnut Aerosol Gloss Lacquer, The ever popular melamine lacquer in an aerosol for easy application, giving a hardwearing gloss finish with good heat and water resistance.
Pack size: 400ml
Chestnut Ebonising lacquer. A quick drying pigmented acrylic lacquer designed to coat most timbers to mimic the classic look of ebony in an easy to use aerosol to ensure a smooth finish. Ebonising Lacquer colours and finishes in one and is hard wearing enough to cope with most applications. This product contains no CFCs.
Available in 400ml aerosol
A selection of Chestnut, Liberon and Fiddes woodturning products for
beginners to advanced turners. We have stains and polishes to aerosol
lacquers and oils so whatever your project we have the right products in
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