a finish is essential for protecting stripped, refinished or bare wood
from moisture and wear. Formby's® Tung Oil Finish imparts a warm,
hand-rubbed lustre to wood, enhancing its natural charm. By hand-rubbing
Tung Oil into wood, you eliminate the potential for streaks, ensuring
a beautiful, smooth finish. Tung Oil penetrates wood, protecting from
the inside out.
use chemically resistant rubber gloves such as Formby's® Refinishing
Gloves and protective eyewear.
in a shaded, well-ventilated area with temperature ideally between 65°
and 85° F.
Always read the product label before use
should be thoroughly cleaned. Remove any dirt or wax build-up before applying
Formby's® Tung Oil Finish.
a small amount of Tung Oil Finish on a Formby's® Finish Applicator
Pad or a soft, lint-free cloth and rub into the wood. For best results
apply a thin coat and work the Tung Oil into the wood surface, similar
to the way you would wax a car.
Oil should dry within 12 hours. Buff lightly with a very fine steel wool
pad such as Formby's® Steel Wool Refinishing Pads. Wipe thoroughly
with a soft, lint-free cloth. Rub in a second coat. To build sheen and
add protection, additional coats may be applied.
High humidity or too thick an application may increase dry time.