BioShield Primer Oil is a deeply penetrating oil primer/sealer made from natural plant oils. It is used for absorbent hardwoods as well as soft woods. Also suitable for less absorbent surfaces made of stone, slate and concrete. Use as a clear primer for BioShield products #4/44 and #32. Also apply at least one coat before finishing any new wood surface before using Wax Finish #39.
Primer Oil #1 is a primer/sealer that creates an elastic and breathable wood grain-enhancing prime coat. It is equally functional in sealing and priming and can be used on most unsealed wood, new or weathered. Depending on usage either one or two coats are recommended.
Stir well before use. Primer Oil is best applied by pad applicators or brush, but the materials being finished can also be sprayed or dipped. Surfaces should be sound, dust free, and free of contaminants such as mildew, oil, wax, adhesives, prior coatings and grease.
Depending on absorbency of surface 100-120 square feet per liter.
12-24 hours between coats, depending on climate, temperature and humidity. The product dries and cures with oxygen and temperature. It is fully cured after two to three weeks. Do not use for the inside of cabinets or drawers.
Cleanup & Storage
Use BioShield Citrus Thinner for spot clean-up and for cleaning brushes and tools. Unused contents should be kept in a marked and well sealed container in a cool, dry place. Do not store near heat or open flame. In case of spillage, use absorbent material such as sand or cat litter. Dispose of such material and other excess by drying the contents out and in accordance with local, state and federal ordinances.
Linseed Oil, Isophar, Orange Peel Oil, Lead-Free Dryers (Zircon Octoat, Cobalt Octoat.) VOC is less than 200 Grams/Liter. Product must not be thinned any further.
Clear to lightly amber. While enhancing the grain of the wood most natural oils will slightly deepen the color of the wood.