Also, have on hand some ML Campbell Care Retarder just in case you need to deal with micro bubbles. Without the use of an approved retarded this is assured to happen, and require sanding and re coating. You HAVE to scuff or sand between applications. so that might be a bit rich for my hobbyist blood. Your session is about to timeout due to inactivity. Go with ML Campbell Resistant. This stuff sprays best with conventional air, not AAA, sadly. Just curious if you have any idea what these are from. I am trying to keep the dust down and have a nice finish. This stuff is soft. Reviews sorted by {{ctrl.selected_sortOrder.label}}, Reviewed by {{ ctrl.reviewStats.TotalReviewCount }} customers, Store number must be either six digits or alphanumeric (ex: 123456 or A12345), Get the latest inspiration on color and cutting edge design. Water clean up there even with solvent-based finishes such as the finish used on our trim. Where I wor clear coat over the pigment coat. Product Details. I use a Accuspray10 gun with a 4 stage fuji. Max, if you want some more info on sprayers, head over to Topcoat Review, Scott has a few articles there, http://topcoatreview.com/category/product-reviews/sprayers/. Try using a good enamel. "272139": "100019546", Can this be done? "22211": "PL_9169687", When there is a staining issue as for example the doors below the sink I use General finishes Enduro clear poly A second coat may be applied. And it does NOT have the durability that a catalyzed lacquer has. Right now I have pin holes on second coat over a first coat that looked great. Or, you go directly to your commercial division Sherwin-Williams. Veterans of […], McCauley Tools had modest beginnings. It’s still so thin. Even their best tech guys couldn’t spray this stuff without orangepeel. The key is to thin the heck out of it, with lots of naptha and maybe some spirits. The thinner the better. You are on your own because of your finish fails for any reason you cannot point a finger to them. All tech support teams are like that. Don’t expect glass smooth, it ain’t happening. And I think this is a sanctioned system. So this outcome probably has more to do with my technique than with the gun. Paint thinner in tannin block doesn’t go over well with people who aren’t also finishers. You have to be careful though you don’t say to much you can be sued for slander or defamation. These cabinets were refinished by Sharrard Painting and Fine Finishing last fall. There is no real reason that you must use Watco of your intention is to develop depth and chatoyancy of the wood and make the grain jump out at you. Speaking about water-based finishes in general: as I said, I’m an amateur so perhaps my expectations are set a bit lower. We concentrate on keeping good clients and with our maintenance programs we are back to do exterior house washing each year. Another advantage of the quick cure time is odor control. Our experiences with Kem Aqua Plus started three months ago when our Sherwin Williams rep suggested it for our cabinetry painting. Anyway, I'm going to get my Rep to bring in some pigmented version to test out. They were spray painted using an 395 Air Assisted Sprayer from Graco for the shop work and a Capspray 8100 (3 stage turbine) for the on site work. High-build, fast-drying cellulose nitratebased pigmented filler for all ARTICEL Color lacquers. Spot seal the sand-through with vinyl sealer. The wallpaper and paint outlets generally don’t, they sell a DIY line of goods, instead.. There’s an advantage of buying directly from a commercial division SW outlet and that is tech support. They are there to tell you how to use their product as it is designed and formulated to be used, and not as something incorporated into maverick finishing systems. I’m going to call the commercial SW store next week to see if I can get some Kem Aqua to play with. Not sure I have anything to add. The Butyl Cellosolve is not even for sale anywhere. Our innovative product makes your slurry waste cleanup easier to manage and much more efficient. Excellent thermal shock resistance and good adhesion to various substrates. Related: Sherwin Williams - Sold me Matte as a flat paint, had to repaint two rooms and ceilings I want their nitrocellulose lacquer, for example. You should be able to get in two coats in a day. Sand between primer coats and before topcoat. The global coverage of Sherwin Williams paints and coatings. The smell dissipates very quickly, leaving only faint paint odors remaining. Sags and runs can occur, and application techniques may need to be adjusted to achieve the desired finish. Features: Excellent Gloss Retention; Resists Water Spotting Are you laying down 4-5 wet mils? I chewed them down on price pretty good, so $60-70 for a dual component poly is pretty good. I think that it needs to be spelled out that your local Sherwin-Williams is a wallpaper and paint store. Click OK to extend your time for an additional 30 minutes. Kem Aqua Plus is a waterborne pigmented lacquer finish system designed to be used for interior furniture, cabinetry and architectural mill work. Looks like I am getting what’s referred to as “pinholing.” On closer inspection, most of the bumps have little craters at the tip. 2. Finding the right tie coat like seal coat and primer would be the key, I have used this product under white shellac many times now and it worked great. Do you filter the Lacquer? Kem Aqua® Plus is a high-quality water-reducible pigmented white for finishing furniture, cabinets, and a wide variety of wood and novelty items. I prefer glass smooth and for where I’m working this fine standard seems impossible with waterbornes. • Excellent hardness, block resistance and print resistance. SW recommends Butyl Cellosolve R6 K25 for a retarder at a ratio of no more than 5%. Might be worth a call (905) 664-6676 as there will be a much wider product selection across the SW line. Thanks so much for all the advice and encouragement! Air dry thoroughly. Pre-catalyzed, or pre-cat, means the store normally adds the catalyst for you in advance. Always respect the safety issues that you need when using solvent systems. EM6500 provides an excellent hiding power on birch, poplar and maple, as well as MDF and other engineered substrates. Tags: cabinet paint, kem aqua, sherwin williams. Kem Aqua Plus is a waterborne pigmented lacquer finish system designed to be used for interior furniture, cabinetry and architectural mill work. Regular lacquer is a much better choice unless you are not set up to deal with solvents. "23198": "PL_9169687", It’s not like they are gurus, but in general, they know the full product line. Norma, I wrote up an extensive review of the Wagner Control Spray Max including my experience and technique for shooting Kem Aqua Plus which you might find helpful. Hello Max not sure what type of HVLP gun your using. Thanks, What is the TDS? I don’t really see the need for doing one over color coats, and like you would only use it over glaze or possibly a burn through color. They were so much more knowledgable about spraying than the SW home store I’ve been going to so far, I wish I’d gone there first. Make use of the Finishing Forum at Woodweb dot com. It meets all current EPA regulations for VOC compound emissions for wood finishing. "272091": "100546860", ANCASTER, ONTARIO. Robert, I don’t see why it couldn’t. I usually get those honey coloured older style oak doors, Tannin bleed through used to be an issue with regular primers An office full of book shelves. I’m using AAA 411 flat tip 600 lbs fluid and 18 lbs of air. Post was not sent - check your email addresses! I understand solvent based is better than the WB but unfortunately it’s the future, I only spray WB finishes and not setup to deal with solvents. Keep us posted! No waterborne replaces the ease and durability of solvent systems. I had to order the clear coat in the flat gloss level I wanted, which they’re expecting to come in this week. This is for kitchen cabinets. I noticed these issues on surfaces I’ve lived with in my house for two years now, and thought were completely flawless until I gave them this close of an inspection and really tried to find their flaws. Maxim Porges – your Amazon review I found yesterday on 12-10 and am going to SW asap. Sherwin-Williams pigmented A/C Lacquers give a flexible yet durable finish. Waterborne finishes build in layers and you have to be mindful of that. "272146": "PL_9169687", https://www.amazon.com/gp/customer-reviews/R7CRQ0Q5C4SH4/ref=cm_cr_dp_d_rvw_ttl?ie=UTF8&ASIN=B003PGQI48. While Kem Aqua Plus is resistant to micro foaming, it is not immune to this negative characteristic. • Excellent mar resistance. It shares nothing at all in common with lacquer. If not, are you using a different surfacer/primer under the kem aqua plus? 4. Then dust on your first coat or two of your waterbase, after which you can do full wetcoats. Don. I usually can get around 55 doors, 2 coats per side/gal If you look at the piece in just the right light from just the right angle, you can see a very slight wave/orange peel, but I’ve put the face frame I’m working on in its final destination, and I’d have to be on my hands and knees on the floor leaning my head just right to even notice this once the frame is installed. When it comes to wood coatings, Sherwin-Williams knows their stuff. I don’t know what SW suggests regarding tannin bleed. Thanks for the reply. I’m finally ready to finish my real project. I used a fine-finish HVLP gun to start with (1.6mm nozzle) since I was concerned about atomization on the nozzle on the regular gun (2.0mm). 2. Subtotal: $0.00. {{ ctrl.reviewStats.RecommendedCount }} of {{ ctrl.reviewStats.TotalReviewCount }} ({{ ctrl.averagePercentage }}%) reviewers would recommend this item to a friend. The shellac is low odor, even though it’s alcohol-based. Sherwin-Williams warrants the product to be free of manufacturing defect in accordance with Sherwin-Williams’ quality control procedures. but for most painted surfaces in satin and flat, surely the same rules don’t apply in terms of practical aesthetics? What is the make/model of the paint warmer you are using? Mohawk coatings The results I’m getting with the KA+ are beyond good enough for my current project. My question to you is, do you clear coat over top of the pigmented KA? • Very good resistance to yellowing. I have found using an hvlp turbine or traditional air is the best way to apply. From my experience with Kem Aqua I didn’t have those issues. It is best described as tiny bubbles that can become trapped in the film if it begins to cure before they dissipate. It forms a very hard durable finish suitable for frequent traffic use on woodwork where a high performance coating is required and traditionally a … Sherwin-Williams offers a great product called Opex Lacquer. Its quick cure to sand time however makes repairs easy. I … For enduring strength, beauty, and performance, manufacturers trust the Sherwin-Williams family of wood coatings. . Pigmented, high-build, and environmentallyfriendly two-component multilayer acrylicbased polyurethane lacquer. • Good flow and leveling. No biggie, add reducer to bring the viscosity down to where you need it. The best you can get is some orange peel. • Very low VOC* – < 2 lb/gal. Use CAS (conventional air supply) spray guns, not HVLP, not LVLP, not turbine systems, not air-assisted airless, not airless, just a regular spray gun. I do have shop air HVLP as well. These coatings handle like lacquer. I got a gallon of the Surfacer and the butyl cellusolve for cleanup, the Surfacer was just over $50/gal US for anybody who’s curious. The whole push to green is a pathetic waste and a sad pusuit. Char, In your case there is no reason to use Watco. Compared to any solvent system this stuff does not spray well. I usually prime with white shellac. This item has been successfully added to your list. "272142": "100133149", If I decide to do some more cabinetry when we redo our bathrooms and go with a painted finish, I’ll treat myself to a better gun. They will probably tell you the system has only been tested with SW stain. I ended up cleaning up with nothing but water – since it is thinner than latex, the KA+ cleans up easier than latex too. You can achieve the same look (that of depth, chatoyancy) TDS: technical data sheet. The bumps look just like these ones: http://wwwda.jotun.com/www/com/20020115.nsf/viewunid/6F657E63A2A1FFB3C1256C430066CB02/$file/TS_6.1_r.jpg, Looking into it I found info that says: “Pinholes can be caused when air bubbles trapped in the paint film expand during drying and break through the surface. Being able to swap out and throw away tips and the easy cleaning and paint swap out looks like a dream. Thanks in advance for any info you can provide! I added the catalyst myself instead of having my Sherwin Williams store do it … You need a mechanical bond do that you have intercoat adhesion. Thanks Bruce. Here is a link to the product page for the surfacer. It forms a very hard durable finish suitable for frequent traffic use on woodwork where a high performance coating is required and traditionally a solvent borne coating is used. Spray Painted Kitchen Cabinets Done in Sherwin Williams Kem Aqua Lacquer. Thank you very much for this information. I’d love to try a smaller tip but the cheapo Wagner gun I am using only has one nozzle size. Far superior performance than 5 years ago. Regular paint job I use mid gloss. Seal them in with. If it’s off-the-gun, live with it. I live in Florida so perhaps I’ll get a natural advantage as the weather is turning warmer and more humid. I’m using a 308 tip with my pressure around 1000 psi. and if you look at all of them at just the right angle, there is some kind of texture/brushlines/etc. Sherwin-Williams is one of the top 3 coating and paint companies worldwide. Water base over the oil. Air movement will dramatically improve dry time, and you can sand any mistakes or blemishes and recoat in about an hour when direct air flow from a fan is applied. I’m going to sand this coat before I put the first coat of KA+ tinted white on top, but it’s so smooth already it almost doesn’t need sanding. When applie it goes on clear and stays that way forever. I would get up with SW tech and ask what they approve. My setup using a Accuspray 10 gun (1.1mm needle and #7 air cap) and a pressure pot, fluid pressure 11# and 4 stage turbine (Fuji) at reduced pressure. Just mix Outpak Slurry Solution into the slurry waste, wait a few short minutes for it to solidify and then you will […], McCauley Tools had modest beginnings. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. And based on that it sounds like you haven’t had any durability issues with the finish just using the KA+ without a topcoat, is that correct? You can feel comfortable spraying this coating in an occupied home where air quality must always be a concern. I use topcoat only when I glaze kitchens cabinets and doors but I use the low gloss. Their product is called Sherwood Pre-cat lacquer and the difficulty is color formulas don’t cross over from standard paint to lacquer so it has to be custom mixed and color matched. • Better resistance to microfoaming than other latex coatings. 1. Preferred Customer PaintPerks from Sherwin-Williams. Touching up waterborne finishes is not a fun job. I would try a smaller needle/nozzle set 1.3 mm, 2.0 mm is really too big. How long do you allow each coat to cure before hitting it with the next one? Learn how your comment data is processed. We really love this primer, and I think contractors especially those in new construction will appreciate the performance and capabilities of this coating for interior millwork. I use Sherwin Williams for nearly everything, great brand! Now that I know I’m in, I’ve been considering an Earlex 5500 for $399 which is also on the low end but can adjust the spray pattern on the fly and has swappable needles and air caps, but to be honest I think I’m leaning toward a gravity-fed Fuji Mini Mite 3 T75G for around $600. I was considering starting with a gallon of the surfacer to see how it sprays, and then use my experience with the surfacer to decide whether or not to go with the Plus White tinted to the color we’re looking for. Yes. Waterbase builds in layers. They are suitable for use on both soft and hardwood surfaces and offer long-lasting durability. Sherwin williams either the Tseries, Tseries or the cab acrylic laquer Tseries. So if I followed you, you’re using a coat of Zin shellac primer, two coats of KA+, and no topcoat. I am using an HVLP spray gun. The commercial division sells the Sherwood name of Sherwin-Williams products. This is about what I was paying for the waterbourne ProClassic with a 30% discount coupon. My take on the painting industry at current is discouraging if a surface will hold paint long enough for the check to make it to the bank before failure then is sorry about your luck Chuck. Should’ve gone with the $399 Earlex HVLP instead; oh well. This is especially a concern when site finishing where certain things are out of the contractors control, or the home is occupied. Valspar (a part of Sherwin-Williams) Chemwatch Hazard Alert Code: 3 Wattyl Industrial Pigmented Lacquer Chemwatch: 44731 Version No: 8.1.1.1 Safety Data Sheet according to WHS and ADG requirements Issue Date: 31/05/2016 Print Date: 03/07/2018 S.GHS.AUS.EN SECTION 1 IDENTIFICATION OF THE SUBSTANCE / MIXTURE AND OF THE COMPANY / UNDERTAKING SHER-WOOD Catalyzed Lacquer (Precat) Product Details Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Pinterest Share on Houzz Share this with your friends Share with email Print page. Hello I am about to paint unfinished kitchen cabinets and was wondering if you sand in between coats when using Sherwin Williams Hi Bild primer and pigmented lacquer? Lay down a new coating, primer or topcoat, whatever you sanded through. "23397": "PL_9169687", I plan on using the KA+ Surfacer, then the KA+ White (tinted), and then the KA+ Clear as a topcoat. This coating has a learning curve that I would consider fairly high. Calling this waterborne a lacquer is misleading. Applying Sherwin Williams Hi Bild lacquer and primer with HVLP Spray gun? For sanding I use the Mirka Molded Palm Sanding Block and Mirka Abranet 5″ H&L Mesh Discs (240) Nice thing the disks last forever and come in 80-1000 grit. Not in my experience. How many coats? Both Clawlock catalyzed pigmented primer and Resistant pigmented topcoat are reduced with lacquer thinner. NEW. SALES NO. Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. The More Things Change... - The Blogging Painters : The Blogging Painters, http://topcoatreview.com/category/product-reviews/sprayers/, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GGeWHX-Lfzs, Vermont Natural Coatings to Offer Hemp oil for Wood Finishing in ’20, Every Day Carries: Top Painting Tools Under $20, On Further Review: Graco Handheld Sprayers, Painting and Decorating Contractors of America. Best way to describe them is like little pimples. If I look at the SW ProClassic I sprayed after I’ve hit it with three coats of General Finishes High Performance topcoat, it looks as good as or better than pretty much any other painted surface in our house. I hav e to tell you, I am no fan of any waterbase. Sand through’s are easy to deal with. I just couldn’t justify spending much more on my first gun until I knew I was going to enjoy spraying paint. The Kem Agua was preheated to 90 degs using a can warmer and or hot plate I would have liked a little more personal insight… I’m thinking especially of the microfoaming paragraph that you copied from the TDS (and didn’t credit the TDS for). They are fast drying and available in standard build, high build and textured finishes. Final coat of Sherwin Williams Aqua Coat applied with a HVLP? Cut down your finish so that you have “room to build on top, meaning, your total dry mil thickness should not exceed 5 dry mils. You have no choice. These products significantly improve the work environment on the production line, and radically reduce solvent emissions to the outdoor environment. This lustrous, durable finish is perfect for areas that get cleaned frequently. Here are some true waterborne finishes, not latex: Valspar Zenith Hvlp spray two top coats. Pigmented wb lacquers have traditionally had a major drawback- micro foaming. Water based pigmented topcoats. Sand with 240 grit sandpaper. I also picked up some Abranst pads from Amazon to give them a try this weekend. { "272109": "1232776" In 2005, while painting their house for the market, Garth and Kim Getchell were pulled into an intriguing conversation with seasoned painting contractor Pat McCauley who demonstrated a rough prototype of a unique painting tool that, at first, simply sparked the interest of the Getchell’s: then, their excitement. Thanks! Forum Responses (Finishing Forum) From contributor B: I would suggest using a MLC resistant and do it in one step. We haven’t done anything with KA plus clear coats yet. In order for your local wallpaper place to get Kem-Aqua Plus, they need to buy a 4-gallon minimum from a commercial Sherwin-Willaims. "272142": "PL_9169687", If you are getting between 20 – 30 seconds in a Ford #4 cup then your 1.4mm fluid set will be just fine. Still looking for the magic bullet WB primer. These are for repaint cabinets and not raw wood. When used with the Proprime Sanding Sealer, a single coat is enough to achieve full opacity and provide increased resistance to abrasion and household products.. Polywhite is a high-end Italian lacquer that provides an … The next coat I put on with the regular gun with the 2.0mm nozzle at high pressure with low volume, and it shot really well and laid out lovely and smooth. What in the world am I doing wrong? The Sherwin-Williams waterborne range includes both clear lacquers and pigmented products, designed for furniture and fittings. Hello Max glad it all worked out for you. 90% of the durability is achieved within 3 days of shooting. I sprayed some of the KA+ Surfacer on Saturday. Been auto refinishing for years and want to paint some cabinets using the KA+. https://www.dropbox.com/s/odlsu5p3njsngoh/kemaquaplus_2csurfacer_2ctintedwhite_noclear.jpeg?dl=0. The problem comes when you want something other than paint. I will try it soon but for now maybe try a 1.1mm needle nozzle set. 3. 5. Using a 1.3 tip when using a 3M system and a 1.1 tip when using a pressure pot Where do you get those GE paint can warmers? Question on the Butyl if you don’t mind: do you use it to clean your spray gun as recommended? EMTECH EM6500 Pigmented Spray Lacquer is a topcoat rated water-based acrylic coating that is formulated to replace latex, alkyd and hybrid finishes for use on interior cabinetry, millwork, furniture and any architectural features that require a durable pigmented finish. Any feedback on hardness/durability when using this system, and how many coats of each I should plan on doing for the best results? But if I could get into that system for the same cost as the Mini Mite 3, I’d be all over it. As a member of the Sherwin-Williams Company ARTI stands for "Made in Germany" and benefits from the targeted exchange of experience within the Group. I usually spray 40 kitchen doors at time with a 30 min recoat. Now it’s just easier for me to pre clean with Tsp and just use Zinsser Bin shellac-base primer in a rattle can with spray handle. … "88464": "9583741", The closest I got was to very slightly degloss the bit I was scratching, while scratching it hard and fast with the corner of my thumbnail, and this was before the poly had fully cured. As I mentioned before all the water based finishes I’ve shot so far seem to get the faintest of ripples but there was none of that with the Surfacer. It’s a waterborne emulsion. Waterborne coatings now in some instances exceed solvents. I used it with a large team of other sprayers in a furniture factory with several spray booths all going at once.. A 1.4mm tip will work fine if your viscosity measurements meet the specs of the tip. I was very interested in the 3M Accuspray system you are using when I researched it. Also, check out the finishing forum on Woodweb. Directly from the Sherwin Williams PDS that can be found here: • Meets Kitchen Cabinet Manufacturers Association (KCMA) over Sher-Wood® Kem Aqua® Plus Surfacer. Aqua Pigmented Lacquer Primer at 4-5 mils wet. Add 5% by volume. To get Kem-Aqua Plus, you need to go to a commercial division Sherwin-Williams outlet, not your local wallpaper and paint Sherwin-Williams. ARTI® is a brand of Sherwin Williams. Bruce, I’m using a Wagner ControlSpray Max HVLP with the gun / nozzle it came with which has a 2.0mm nozzle. When I spoke with my local sw person they said they couldn’t find the kem aqua surfacer in the system.. Are you still able to get it? PaintPerks® Terms & Conditions, generated on: Tue Dec 22 20:28:45 CST 2020. I can’t get to 4-5 mils because the product is dripping as soon as I try to lay it on. Right there with you, Bruce. Sand, then apply Kem Aqua Surfacer, sand, then apply two coats of Kem Aqua White finish sanding between each coat. kem-aqua w.b. "272146": "1760040", In 2005, while painting their house for the market, Garth and Kim Getchell were pulled into an intriguing conversation with seasoned painting contractor Pat McCauley who demonstrated a rough prototype of a unique painting tool that, at first, simply sparked the interest of the Getchell’s: then, their excitement. CAUTION: DONOT use water based primers on MDF as MDF will absorb the water and swell ruining your MDF surface. Tommy, Providing a good blend of process ease, performance, and appearance, this … You may have to talk to the store manager to get some info. I’ve tried ML Campbell Aqualente stain blocking primer and it works good but still a small amount of bleed through. Gear up for solvent finish systems and you won’t look back, nor should you need to. Let us bring our art to yours for the perfect solution to all your wood finishing needs. 2. "88464": "PL_9169687", If it were me I would put in a call to SW tech support. Two coats of Surfacer, two of tinted White, one of Clear in medium gloss since they only sell the flat gloss in 5-gal drums. Many times when applying a second coat this paint acts completely different, and micro foaming rears its head. Does that sound about right? To be perfect then spray a coat of Kem Aqua Clear coat. Maximum dry mil thickness is 4-5 dry mils. Cheers…. SPEEDLINE ™ Pigmented White Lacquer Finish is fast drying and provides excellent hiding. I should get the remaining coats of paint and clear laid down next weekend so I’ll post my results once the full system has been used. Even 600 psi fluid is too much for this coating. Get the latest inspiration on color and cutting edge design. I also have Binks 7’s and the like (yeah I’m old). All I got was a smooth, even coat. "22211": "1594548", The rest of the finish is beautiful and flat. Hello Max that is a pretty economical sprayer, maybe it’s time to upgrade in future. Ha! I work in a factory. • Good flexibility – passes 20 KCMA Cold Check cycles. I scuff sanded it out with 220-grit and it went lovely and smooth – this stuff really sands well, like confectioner’s sugar. "272180": "PL_9169687", Great article, thanks for the tip. Follow sanding procedures before you apply. Do you keep the water/ retarder at about 5% total? Love the product just want to dial it in as best I can. It took 1 milliseconds to generate this page. It’s an extra $200 vs. the Earlex but that seems to be worth it for the third stage and gravity feed. But I am also something of a perfectionist in general, and I think I’ve had pretty decent results with water-based finishes. It’s unlikely that SW tech support will advise or give sanction to your finish. Shellac primer and shellac clear are both so much better smelling than regualr tannin block. We used Watco Danish Oil and want to finish it with the Kem Aqua Plus clear water base. I did. The finish went on with a very light spray and went on too dry, so it was a tad rough. High-quality pigments and resin components ensure excellent lightfastness and color stability. Polywhite is a water-based pigmented polyurethane lacquer that has exceptional coverage. The bottom lone is till as it always was, waterbase is no substitute for a decent furniture grade solvent coating. It sprayed on with a slight orange peel but levelled out perfect. Same temperature and humidity as when I shot the first coat earlier in the day, but I suspect I probably laid the paint on a little thick. As for the gun: to say it’s “economical” is putting it politely! Your Cart SHER-WOOD KEM Aqua Pigmented Lacquer is a fast drying waterborne pigmented topcoat designed for use on a wide variety of interior wood finishing applications. The paint quality is very good, and for simple things the service is fine. Acrylic lacquer was made to avoid yellowing problems that other kinds of finishes often left. 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