- Easy to apply
- Silky application and superior self-leveling properties
- Premium quality, traditional tung oil varnish
- Rich golden color and deep gloss
- Excellent UV protection
- Good flow-out and self-leveling characteristics for easier application
- Suitable for interiors, exteriors and over existing varnish
Schooner® combines the very best of classic varnish craftsmanship with the newest technology to create a high gloss finish with a traditional warm golden color. It contains UV filters to screen the sun's damaging rays for remarkable durability.
Wood Care Systems
Wood has a beauty that good maintenance will enhance and protect. Interlux has several systems for caring for the wood on your boat. All of the systems will provide a barrier to protect your boat against the elements which attack the surface during the season - sea, sun, rain and wind while enhancing the natural appearance of the wood.
Varnishes provide excellent protection for the wood on your boat while allowing the natural beauty of the wood to show through. Varnishes are made up of five specific ingredients: oil, resin, solvent, dryers and additives. The combination of these five determines a varnish's performance.
|Common Problems ||Perfection Varnish ||Schooner® ||Goldspar Clear ||Goldspar Satin ||Original |
|High-Gloss, Professional Looking Finish ||YES ||YES ||YES ||NO ||YES |
|Best for Interior Wood ||★★★★★ ||★★★★★ ||★★★★★ ||★★★★★ ||★★★ |
|Best Scratch Resistant, Exterior Decking ||★★★★★ ||★★★★ ||★★★★ ||NO ||★★★ |
|Interior & Exterior ||YES ||YES ||YES ||Interior Only ||YES |
|Durable & Long Lasting ||★★★★★ ||★★★★ ||★★★★ ||★★★ ||★★ |
|Apply Directly onto Existing Varnish ||YES, if exixting varnish |
is a two-part
|YES ||YES ||YES ||YES |
|Thinners Needed ||2333N ||333 ||333 ||333 ||333 |
|Best UV Protection & Yellowing Resistance ||★★★★★ ||★★★★★ ||★★★★★ ||For Interior Use Only ||★ |
|Best Gloss Renention ||★★★★★ ||★★★★ ||★★★★ ||NO ||★★ |
|KEY: ★★★★★ Excellent for this purpose ★★★ Good for this purpose ★ Average for this purpose |
|Varnish Specification Recommendations |
|Stage ||Product ||Previously Varnished ||Bare Wood ||Oily Wood (Teak, Iroko) ||Overcoating Time* |
|Previously Varnished ||Bare Wood |
|Sand ||- ||220-320 grit ||80-180 grit ||220-320 grit ||80-120 grit ||- |
|Pre-Treatment ||Perfection, Schooner®, |
Goldspar Satin, Original
|Do not use for this purpose ||1 coat thinned 15-20% ||Do not use for this purpose ||1 coat thinned 15-20% ||12 hrs |
|Jet Speed ||Do not use for this purpose ||2-3 coats ||Do not use for this purpose ||2-3 coats ||4 hrs |
|Varnish Choice |
Follow one complete product scheme
|Schooner® ||3-4 coats ||4-6 coats ||3-4 coats ||4-6 coats ||12 hrs |
|Goldspar Clear ||3-4 coats ||4-6 coats ||3-4 coats ||4-6 coats ||12 hrs |
|Goldspar Satin ||3-4 coats ||4-6 coats ||3-4 coats ||4-6 coats ||12 hrs |
|Original ||3-4 coats ||4-6 coats ||3-4 coats ||4-6 coats ||12 hrs |
|Perfection ||2-3 coats** ||3-5 coats ||2-3 coats** ||4-6 coats ||12 hrs |
|*Minimum wait time between coats or between overcoating with the next step in the system, at a temperature of 73°F. |
|**Always avoid applying a two-part product onto a surface previously varnished with a one-part varnish. |
|Note Inter-Prime Wood Sealer 1026 can be used instead of a thinned coat of varnish |
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