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COUNTRY COLOUR

 

COLOURFUL DIVERSITY


Osmo Country Colour is an opaque, satin wood finish for all exterior use of unsurpassed durability.

The deep rich colour will hide the natural colour and grain of the wood but the natural feel and texture remains. Based on natural vegetable oils, allowing the wood to breathe - will not crack, flake, peel or blister.

COLOURS


CUSTOM COLOURS

Available upon request in 186 RAL and 1950 NCS colour tones

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INFORMATION


  • Approx. coverage: 26m²/L with one coat
  • No. of coats: 2
  • Application temperature: +5°C
  • Drying time:  8-10hrs.
  • Sizes: 0.125L, 0.750L, 2.5L

ADVANTAGES


  • Extremely weather and UV resistant
  • Very water and dirt resistant
  • Reduces wood swelling and shrinkage
  • Natural wood grain is hidden
  • Microporous, breathable finish which does not crack, peel or flake
  • No sanding necessary for future applications

OSMO FLAT BRUSH


Made with high quality synthetic bristles with soft tips which gives fine control in achieving the desired effect. Exceptional coverage capacities which produce professional looking results every time. Available in 25, 50, 60 and 100 mm sizes.

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OSMO SMALL ROLLER & BRUSH SET


100 mm Microfibre Roller and 60 mm Flat Brush set to ensure high coverage allowing you to apply thinly, thoroughly and evenly along the wood grain and spread well. For first application, two coats is recommended onto a clean and dry surface. For renovation, just one coat is necessary.

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TIPS


  • For new oily or exotic wood species, please allow approx. three months exposure to the outside elements prior to application.
  • Over application can increase the drying times.
  • For a white gloss finish, use Osmo Opaque Gloss Woodstain

WOOD SUITABILITY


RECOMMENDED

  • Oak
  • Beech
  • Ash
  • Alder
  • Birch
  • Douglas Fir application of WR Base Coat is recommended before use.
  • Pine application of WR Base Coat is recommended before use.
  • Spruce application of WR Base Coat is recommended before use.

RECOMMENDED AFTER A WEATHERING PERIOD

  • Cedar new or sanded, requires at least approx. 12 weeks exposure to the exterior elements before application.
  • Iroko new or sanded, requires at least approx. 12 weeks exposure to the exterior elements before application.
  • Mahogany new or sanded, requires at least approx. 12 weeks exposure to the exterior elements before application.
  • Teak new or sanded, requires at least approx. 12 weeks exposure to the exterior elements before application.
  • Walnut new or sanded, requires at least approx. 12 weeks exposure to the exterior elements before application.
  • Ipe new or sanded, requires at least approx. 12 weeks exposure to the exterior elements before application.
  • Merbau new or sanded, requires at least approx. 12 weeks exposure to the exterior elements before application.
  • Wenge new or sanded, requires at least approx. 12 weeks exposure to the exterior elements before application.
  • Rosewood new or sanded, requires at least approx. 12 weeks exposure to the exterior elements before application.
  • Sycamore new or sanded, requires at least approx. 12 weeks exposure to the exterior elements before application.
  • Sapele new or sanded, requires at least approx. 3-4 weeks exposure to the exterior elements before application.
  • Larch new or sanded, requires at least approx. 2 weeks exposure to the exterior elements before application.

After the weathering period, it is generally recommended to clean the surface from the extractive content before application, always trial apply.
 

NOT RECOMMENDED

  • Green Oak moisture content is often above the maximum 20% recommended.
  • Idigbo contains yellow dyes which leaches when the wood becomes wet and stains when in contact within iron.
  • Other woods treated with a varnish, lacquer or other surface coatings must be completely sanded before use.


For all other wood species, always trial apply.