Varnish Lacquer Nitro Relic Gloss 1L
1 Liter of nitrocellulose varnish lacquer with relic effect is used as the last coat of finish on your DiY guitar kit. This lacquer will provide a transparent Gloss finish to have your electric guitar shine. It highlights the previous coats or the grain of the wood itself, if you have choose to use dyes or for a natural DiY guitar kit finish. The relic paint allow to give a old vintage look. Its special chemistry compounds permit to control the cracking using heating.
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The varnish lacquer spray forgloss results with relic effects is the last coats of protection/ top coat you need to apply when applying finishing layers to your guitar kit in order to have your electric guitar to last over time. This is the most important finishing step, and if you want to use only 1 product for your finishing then the top coats will be the one.
NITROCELLULOSE VARNISH LACQUER COMPATIBILITY WITH OUR GUITAR FINISHING PRODUCTS.
Our selected nitrocellulose varnish lacquer is compatible with all the nitrocellulose guitar kit finishing products as well as our grain filler and polish pastes.
NITROCELLULOSE SEALER PREPARATION AND APPLICATION.
Apply thin layers of nitrocellulose gloss lacquer with relic effect to avoid any drip and get a homogeneous distribution. Wait between 12 to 24 hours between coats. It is advised to sand slightly before putting the next coat to ensure that new coat will attached well. Regarding the relic effect, if you need more pronounced crack, it can be achieved with changes in temperature on the surface of the guitar. Also the Varnish lacquer with Relic effect can be sanded and polished the same way it is done for our other lacquers.Note that Nitrocellulose is toxic and need protection during the finishing step of your guitar kit build: google, mask and gloves available on our website.
Also if you want to spray the varnish lacquer - which we strongly advice - and you don't have the material and don't want to invest in a spray gun, The Guitar Kit Fabric proposes the rechargeable spray preval product. With this item you can spray the nitrocellulose gloss varnish with relic effect on your guitar body. The preval spray will allow a good spraying of the lacquer and can spray up to 500mL before needed to be recharged.Further instruction will be provided along with your order.