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Old 08-09-2009, 14:32   #1
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Cabin Sole Finish

My teak and holly sole needs to be refinished. Currently there is nothing on it and I was planning to use ultimate sole....but apparently they have pulled the plug on the product.
What else have people used for a high gloss non skid finish?
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Polyurethane. Don't buy any of the new water based so-called polyurethanes, buy oil based, it holds up better. Make sure you sand it down to bare wood before applying, to make sure there are no other finishes.
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GWB, have you contacted Rex Marine?
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We had very good results using MinWax Products obtained at Lowes and applied in very thin coats (16) with foam pads.

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GWB, have you contacted Rex Marine?
Yes - they told me ultimate products had pulled the plug unfortunately
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Polyurethane. Don't buy any of the new water based so-called polyurethanes, buy oil based, it holds up better. Make sure you sand it down to bare wood before applying, to make sure there are no other finishes.
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Thanks Brian. Any particular brand?
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Google "Moisture cure urethane". Excellent finish for the application but it's VERY nasty to apply. A MSDS "4" if I recall correctly. There are several mfrs.
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Yes - they told me ultimate products had pulled the plug unfortunately
Wow. We know several folks that LOVE this product!
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