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Sam Maloof Poly/Oil Finish

A custom blend of polyurethane varnish and natural oils developed by the legendary Sam Maloof that provides a top-quality hand-rubbed satin finish.
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Sam Maloof Poly/Oil Finish, Pint Item #: 58636
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$18.99

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$18.99
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Sam Maloof Poly/Oil Finish, Quart Item #: 58644
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$34.99

Quart
$34.99
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Sam Maloof Poly/Oil Finish, Pint Item #: 58636
In Stock
 
Price:
$18.99
Pint
Quantity:
Total: $18.99

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Sam Maloof Poly/Oil Finish, Quart Item #: 58644
In Stock
 
Price:
$34.99
Quart
Quantity:
Total: $34.99

Find in Store

Overview

The late Sam Maloof, one of America's most accomplished woodworkers, used these same finishes on pieces placed in museums and the White House. Sold in pint- and quart-size cans. "One of the most important aspects of finishes, I believe, is that they invite me to touch, to caress and to take pleasure in the wood surface." Sam Maloof. Maloof's Poly/Oil Finish is a custom blend of polyurethane varnish and natural oils developed by Sam Maloof to beautifully finish his finest pieces. Ideal for use on furniture, cabinets and millwork. Enlivens wood grain and adds warmth to its color. Gives your project the look of a hand-rubbed satin finish in half the time it takes using pumice and rottenstone. Consider using Sam Maloof's Oil/Wax for the final coat to complete the look. Sam Maloof Oil/Wax Finish is a blend of oils and waxes used as a final coat over Sam Maloof's Poly/Oil Finish to create a soft, hand-rubbed appearance while enlivening the wood's character. This topcoat is recommended for fine pieces that won't be exposed to heat or moisture. Apply with a cloth. For more information on Sam Maloof, see Jeremy Adamson's book, The Furniture of Sam Maloof, the first thorough documentary of Maloof's life and work.

Technical Details

  • Coats: 4 Suggested
  • Suggested Oil/Wax: After finish dries use 1-2 coats of Sam Maloof Oil/Wax for best finish.
  • Dry Time: 24 Hours
  • Suggested Application: Liberally apply with soft cotton rag, wipe off excess
  • Suggested Surface Prep: Sand surface with successive grits up to 400, then burnish with 0000 steel wool followed by a buffing with a cotton rag for best results.
  • Spaces Incompatibilities: Not suggested for use on Zircote, Ebony or Rosewood
  • Dry Time: 24 hrs

Product Warnings

Shipping Restrictions: Ground Transportation Only

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