Minwax® Fast-Drying Polyurethane is a clear,
hard finish that dries fast to protect and beautify interior wood surfaces
such as furniture, cabinets, moldings, and doors. Minwax® Fast-Drying
Polyurethane Finish is among the most durable coatings for wood protection.
Minwax® Fast-Drying Polyurethane's long-lasting protective finish
makes it ideal for use on both finished and unfinished wood.
must be dry and free of old finishes in poor condition, paint, wax,
grease, polish, dirt or other foreign matter.
2.Sand to obtain a smooth uniform surface. Remove all dust with a cloth
dampened with mineral spirits.
3.Stir Minwax® Fast-Drying Polyurethane before and during use to
eliminate settling on the bottom of the can. Stir in such a manner as
to rotate the product from the bottom to the top of the can. NEVER SHAKE.
4.Apply a THIN coat of Minwax® Fast-Drying Polyurethane using a
high-quality natural or foam brush.
5.Let dry 4-6 hours. Then lightly sand entire surface with fine sandpaper
(220 grit) to ensure an even finish and proper adhesion. Remove all
6.Apply second coat. If third coat is desired, repeat step 5 before
7.After final coat, allow 24 hours before light use.
When used on wooden floors, use a lambs wool or synthetic pad applicator
or natural bristle brush and maintain a wet edge to avoid lap marks.
For maximum durability, we recommend three coats. Avoid heavy traffic
and replacing of furniture for 72 hours after final coat. When replacing
furniture, do not slide. Do not install rugs or clean floors for 7 days.
For easy clean-up use mineral spirits or paint thinner.
Approximately 125 square feet per quart.
Above dry times are based on good ventilation, temperature of 77°F
and 50% relative humidity. Lower temperature, higher humidity, lack
of air movement or application of thick coats will extend drying times.
Always test tackiness between coats. Do not sand or re-coat when surface
is tacky. Slight ambering may be experienced when Polyurethane is applied
over light-colored wood surfaces. Always spot test on an inconspicuous
area to ensure satisfactory results. For light-colored wood surfaces,
we recommend protecting with Minwax® Polycrylic® Protective