Industrial Lye

Item number:

Minimizes yellowing of wood

  • Minimizes yellowing 
  • Can be used on all types of wood 
  • Instant lightening of wood 
  • Must be treated afterwards with WOCA oils or WOCA lacquers
  • Minimizes colour variation of the wood

25 L
30 L

Product details

  • Description
  • Specifications
  • Technical data sheet
  • Safety data sheet

Density:

1.00-1.10 g/ml.

pH-value:

pH 9-10

Shelf life:

3 years

Coverage:

40-50 m²/L

Colours:

White

Packaging:

30 liters

Viscosity:

10-15 Sec. DIN Cup 4

Industrial Lye bleaches down lighter hardwood and minimizes the natural occurrence of the wood turning yellow. It may also be used on exotic types of wood.

Worksteps

Instructions
Products in use

Sanding
  • Final sanding grit 120-150

Roller
  • Use sponge roller shore 5 or type 2 or type 3
  • Apply the product 25-30 gr/m2

Even out
  • Use minimum two nylon brushes. 1st runs counterwise and 2nd runs counter-clockwise

Hot air oven
  • Temperature 35-40 °C and good ventilation
  • Or stacking on racks

Stacking
  • 4-6 h by 20 °C

Intermediate sanding
  • Use sandingpaper grit 240-320
  • After sanding apply a WOCA Treat product