Benjamin Moore ARBORCOAT Premium Exterior Stain- Translucent (Y623)

  • For use on decks, fences, siding, and furniture
  • Ideal for soft and hardwoods including redwood and ipe
  • Gallon (3.79 litres)- One coat of approximately 200-400 square feet of surface space
  • *Coverage may vary depending on the type, age, and texture of substrate as well as the application method*
  • Optimal performance is achieved when the product is applied to a clean, dry, and absorbent wood substrate
  • This product must be able to penetrate
  • After prep is complete, test for penetration by applying a few drops of water to the dry substrate
  • If the water does not quickly penetrate, repeat prep
  • This product can also be applied to decks previously stained with a transparent stain that is weathered but is not flaking or peeling
  • If the existing stain is flaking or peeling, it should be removed prior to staining
  • Previously stained surfaces should be cleaned with a Multi purpose cleaner (K318) and allowed to dry thoroughly before staining
  • Always test a small area for colour, penetration, and drying before proceeding
  • In can, colour may differ from final dried finish
  • Stir thoroughly before and occasionally during use
  • For optimal durability and uniformity, a 2-coat application is recommended
  • Wait for the first coat to dry thoroughly before recoating
  • Stain can be applied by brush, roller, pad applicator, or spray
  • Roller application followed by back brushing is the recommended procedure
  • Applying the finish too heavily will prevent optimum cure
  • Use product when surface temperature is above 4.4°C(40°F)
  • Do not apply in direct sunlight
  • Keep container closed when not in use
  • Keep out of reach of children
  • It is recommended that anyone who is applying the product or present during application of this product, especially those who are asthmatic, follow the manufacturer's safety precautions
  • It is recommended that pregnant women are not present when product is being applied and drying
  • Dries to touch in 30 minutes
  • Dry time: 1-3 hours
  • When use as a deck stain, allow to dry for 24 hours before putting furniture back and returning the deck to service
  • Humidity and temperature may prolong dry, recoat, and cure times
  • Use soap and warm water; wash thoroughly after handling
  • In case of spillage, absorb with inert material and dispose of in accordance with local regulations
  • When storing, tightly close container and store upside down
  • Store in a well-ventilated area
  • Do not store near heat, sparks, open flame, or other sources of ignition
  • Protect from freezing
  • Use completely or dispose of properly

Safety Data Sheet-Silver Gray (Y623-70)

Technical Data Sheet (Y623)