Rubio Monocoat Oil Plus 2C
A single coat oil/wax finish for timber floors and benchtops. Available in clear and stain colours. This unique zero VOC product chemically bonds to the surface layer of wood making it water and stain repellent and giving it a soft natural lustre. It's value lies in the ease of a one coat finish - especially on large areas requiring a stain finish. No overlap marks, no grain rise, no sanding between coats, no second coat. Suitable for domestic and commercial applications. Easy to maintain and spot repair.
Suitable: for interior timber floors and benchtops.
Appearance: is a soft, matt to low sheen, natural oil wax finish.
are clear (Pure), plus a range of classic (timber) stain colours and patine stain colours. View colours here
Durability: is very good.
Vapour Permeability: is good
Priming: It is important to prepare the wood in the correct manner so that the product bonds well to it. This involves sanding to 80 or 100 grit only, then removing all dust thoroughly with a good vacuum, and then for any wood that contains natural oils cleaning it with the Monocoat Raw Wood cleaner to remove these from the surface.
Application: requires a low speed floor polisher to massage the oil in. See links to full application instructions below.
Drying: is touch dry after 12 hours. Dry to walk on after 36 hrs. Full cure after 1 week.
Coverage: 30 - 50 sq.m/L depending on the timber, sanding, and application method.
Coats: is one coat only. This product bonds to the surface layer of wood so only one coat is required.