Fiddes Spirit Soluble Powder is a range of fine spirit based powder dyes, traditionally used by Antique Restorers as a wood dye when mixed with Methylated Spirits/Finishing Spirits or Shellac Polish, to add depth of colour.
Dry Time- 30 minutes at room temperature.
Coverage- 16 sqm per Litre (depending on substrate and method of application)
Coats- 1 coat – further coats will deepen colour / shade.
Thinners- Methylated Spirits.
Recommended For Use On- Fine Furniture, Doors, Floors, Cabinet Work and Panelling.
Sand the wooden substrate in stages, working with a medium sandpaper (120 grit), through to a medium / fine grade (180 –220 grit). Always sand in the direction of the grain pattern where possible, ensuring the removal of any blemishes and glue residue prior to the application of Fiddes Wood Dyes. Take care to remove all traces of sanding dust and test the chosen Fiddes Wood Dye on a similar substrate to verify colour / shade.
Stir the contents well and always check the shade before application.
Application- Cloth, Brush, Sponge / mix with Shellac Polish and brush apply.