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Pettit Paint
Clear Sealer 2018, Quart - Pettit Paint
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Part # 2018Q
  • Excellent penetration into raw wood for inproved stability and moisture resistance.
  • Prevents excessive absorption of vehicle from undercoaters or varnishes.
  • Applies easily by brush or spray.

This is a phenolic resin-based sealer used for priming all types of raw wood prior to painting. The sealer acts as a moisture barrier layer to prevent peeling and excessive absorption of vehicle from undercoaters or varnishes by the new wood. It should be lightly sanded to a smooth surface before undercoating or varnishing. 2018 Clear Sealer can be used under all Pettit one-part undercoaters, varnishes and topside finishes. Do not use Clear Sealer on teak or other oily woods before varnishing or painting (use 2012 Super Dry Sealer).

A phenolic resin based sealer used for priming all types of raw wood. Acts as a moisture barrier to prevent peeling or rot. Approximate gallon coverage: 600 sq. feet. Dry to recoat time - 4 hours.

EZ Wood Sealer - Pettit Paint

Product Information
Product Type Wood Sealer
Key Attributes •Seals open wood grain providing a more uniform finish
•For all woods including teak, mahogany, oak, ash, fir, and plywood
•Prevents excessive vehicle absorption from primers, paints, or varnishes
•Excellent penetration into raw wood for improved stability and moisture resistance
Coverage 500 sq.ft/gal
Technical Data
Technology & Formulation Phenolic/Alkyd
Substrates Wood (For more specific instructions per substrate, please refer to the product data sheet provided below.)
Thinner Brushing Thinner 120, Spray Thinner 121
Mixing of Product For roll and tip application, thin 5-10% with 120 Brushing Thinnerto help maintain wet edge. For spray application, thin 15-20% with 121 Spray Thinner
Method Brush, Airless or Conventional Spray
Application Temperature 20°F - 95°F
Number of Coats One or two
Recoating Information

DRY TIME(HOURS): Tack Free / Recoat
95F: 1 hr. / 2 hrs 
75F: 2 hrs. / 4 hrs
55F: 4 hrs. / 8 hrs.
35F: 8 hrs / 16 hrs

Repaint Information If existing paint is well adhered: Clean and Sand. Old paint that is not firmly adhered to the substrate will have to be removed.

Associated Products From Pettit Paint:
  • 2025 EZ Wood Sealer
  • 120 Brushing Thinner
  • 121 Spray Thinner
  • 7665 Dark Mahogany Paste Filler Stain
EZ Wood Sealer Product Data Sheet PDF
MSDS for EZ Wood Sealer*
*Disclaimer:Information on this material is subject to change without notice. Please visit the corresponding manufacturer's website for updates.
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Pettit 2018
by Robert from Carrboro, North Carolina on October 16, 2017
Pettit 2018 is a great sealer / under coat for varnish. nad IBoats customer service is prompt and efficient.
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