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Forum topic by Karda posted 11-27-2020 10:11 PM 298 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Karda

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11-27-2020 10:11 PM

It is winter and cold, if i get some wood in cold weather what can I end seal it with that will dry, anchor seal won’t dry neither will paint. will Kitz I believe that is alcohol based. What can I use, does it matter at low temps thanks


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ShapingGrain

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#1 posted 11-27-2020 10:31 PM

The anchor seal may dry if you keep it warm in your vehicle until you brush it on. I have not tried on a frozen log but that is my best guess.

-- Ken, New Hampshire, www.shapinggrain.com

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#2 posted 11-27-2020 11:35 PM

not frozen cold, temps in the low 40s

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KYtoolsmith

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#3 posted 11-27-2020 11:52 PM

Definitely keep your Anchor seal can warm. Never let it freeze. One of my winter do-list items; bring the Anchor seal into the house! But while it’s warm, (above 32) brush it on. It works even if the outside temp is below 32. I’ve tried shellac, latex paint, spray paint… Nothing beats Anchor seal!
Regards, The Kentucky Toolsmith!

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#4 posted 11-29-2020 10:25 PM

Anchor seal will dry when it is cooler, but it takes longer, the same as hanging out the laundry, when it is warm en dry it goes fast, but cool en damp and it takes long.

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