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  1. questionWhy is the first coat taking too long to dry?
    Typical drying conditions assume a temperature of 25°C, and 50% relative humidity. Drying times of Urethane Coatings Products; MONOTHANE 45 GLOSS (Moisture cure Polyurethane) - Touch Dry 3 Hours TIMBERSEAL (Vinyl Base) - Touch Dry 1 Hour TUNGSEAL - Touch Dry 1.5 Hours MODIFIED OIL GLOSS, MO ...

  2. questionShould Swirl marks be visible in the beam of down lights?
    Providing the floor has been fine sanded with a 200-mesh (or finer) screen back before the final coat, the finish should exhibit no sanding marks or swirls in natural light. However with the growing popularity of down lights in modern homes, there is an increased volume of complaints about swirl ...

  3. questionCan I use Monothane (Polyurethane) to coat Interior Concrete?
    Yes, the key to success in coating interior concrete floors is the preparation. Unfortunately, some old floors that are heavily contaminated with oily substances are probably not worth the trouble of coating with any coating because it is virtually impossible to completely remove some contaminan ...

  4. questionThe finish has dried with bubbles on the surface and looks like orange peel in places. What causes this?
    Generally bubbles, orange peel effect and brush strokes or roller marks are a result of the application process, and can be caused by several reasons. The finish is drying too quickly. If the finish is worked too vigorously excess bubbles are created and the vigorous brushing or rolling stimula ...

  5. questionIs it OK to recoat MODIFIED OIL or TUNGSEAL with MONOTHANE (Moisture cure Polyurethane)?
    The major products manufactured by Urethane Coatings are detailed in the table attached (click here to download) with the FIRST COAT detailed in Column One. The SECOND COAT is shown across the top Row. If for example you want to know if you can apply TUNGSEAL over MONOTHANE 45 GLOSS, look down t ...