I usually go with a 1# cut on sealing when using Zinsser Seal Coat. Mixing DNA at 50/50 will give you close to a 1# cut. If you’re going to use this method, be sure to grab this exact shellac. Any shellac can be used as a sanding sealer as well as a standalone finish. SealCoat™ is the perfect sanding sealer because it penetrates the surface, dries quickly and gives..MORE a rich tone to wood surfaces. 100% wax-free formula dries in minutes and sands easily. Plus it's compatible with all clear finishes. For brushing, Sealcoat is fine as it is. Bulls Eye SealCoat Universal Sanding Sealer by Zinsser Discontinued Bulls Eye SealCoat is a fast drying, patented, 100% wax-free shellac and guaranteed to be compatible with ALL clear finishes, including oil-based and ater-based polyurethanes, lacquers and varnishes. Bulls Eye® SealCoat™ Universal Sanding Sealer. manufacturer’s instructions. Amber will give ya … and will even stick to glass and ceramic tile. Non-yellowing. Penetrates deeply into wood surfaces sealing the wood completely and will not darken or yellow with age. 3. Zinsser is known globally for its high-quality coatings, and this Shellac Wood Sealer is no different. Add 1/2 to 1/2 DNA. They have primers, sealers, and other types of coating for virtually every kind of surface, including wood. Protective Sealer – Bulls Eye Shellac will help prevent toolsfrom rusting and metals from tarnishing. Mike, the Zinsser SealCoat is a 2# cut blond dewaxed shellac pure and simple. Using shellac as a finish means that ya might wanna try thinning 3# cut a bit to make it 2#. Thin product by adding 3 parts methylated spirits to 2 parts Sealcoat. This is compatible with all clear finishes, including oil-based and water-based polyurethane, lacquer and shellac. It is perfectly usable as a standalone shellac finish. Pre-Stain Conditioner - Sealcoat is ideal for preventing uneven stain penetration over softwoods such as pine. It may be applied to any existing finish to protect the surface from strong solvent-based coatings. It gives depth and beauty to wood grain, and won't raise or swell the wood grain. Spread rate may vary depending upon surface porosity ZINSSER Co., Inc. 173 Belmont Drive, Somerset NJ 08875 Bulls Eye SealCoat Universal Sanding Sealer ® ™ Zinsser is a household name when it comes to professional-grade sealers. Apply with a brush or wipe on with a cloth, working with the grain. They chose to call it a sanding sealer to take advantage of its use for that purpose. Pre-Stain Sealer – When used as a pre-stain sealer and wood conditioner SealCoat evens the porosity of woods such as pine and fir so stains penetrate evenly. But most folks are more comfortable adding DNA at a 50/50 ratio. Other shellacs contain wax, which can interfere with the finish adhering later. 2 parts shellac to 1 part DNA. After 15 minutes, lightly rub surface with fine synthetic abrasion pad. 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