- Recommended for the highest quality work
- Outstanding gloss retention and all around durability.
- Contains UV absorbers for long-term gloss retention.
High solids marine varnish recommended for the highest quality work. Outstanding gloss retention and durability. Contains Ultra-violet Absorbers and filters. The largest selling varnish in the USA. Use Thinner 120.
Considered the traditional standard in the marine industry, this varnish is highly regarded for its reliable service, versatile application and tough yet flexible durability. It is blended with phenolic and alkyd resins and tung and linseed oils for excellent performance. It's warm, light amber hue will enhance the rich, classic brightwork appearance.
Captains Varnish - Pettit Paint
Associated Products From Pettit Paint:
|Product Information |
| Product Type || Exterior Varnish |
| Key Attributes || •2019 EZ Wood Sealer |
•120 Brushing Thinner
•121 Spray Thinner
•7665 Dark Mahogany Paste Filler Stain
| Gloss Level || High Gloss |
| Coverage || 585 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 or Spray |
| Application Temperature || 40°F - 90°F |
| Number of Coats || Bare Wood: 4 Minimum |
Existing Varnish: 2 Minimum
| Recoating Information || DRY TIME(HOURS): Set-to-touch / Tack Free / Dry Hard |
90F: 1 - 3 hrs. / 3 - 5 hrs / 8 - 12 hrs
70F: 2 - 4 hrs. / 5 - 7 hrs / 12 - 20 hrs
50F: 4 - 8 hrs. / 12 - 16 hrs / 24 - 48 hrs (Must be sanded between coats)
| 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. |
References Captains Varnish Product Data Sheet PDF MSDS for Captains Varnish*
- Traditional warm, amber color
- Provides outstanding gloss retention
- Extra U.V. protection
- Extremely durable finish
*Disclaimer:Information on this material is subject to change without notice. Please visit the corresponding manufacturer's website for updates.
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