does minwax gel stain need a top coat

Best answer 鏄?/div>鏍规嵁 2 涓潵婧?/li> People also ask Can you put two coats of Minwax gel stain? If you want a darker shade, you can put additional coatings of Minwax Gel Stain over the first coat. Make sure you do not sand the surface betwe

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  • Can you put two coats of Minwax gel stain?

  • If you want a darker shade, you can put additional coatings of Minwax Gel Stain over the first coat. Make sure you do not sand the surface between coats and allow the stain to dry for at least 10 hours between the two successive coats.

  • How long does it take Minwax gel stain to dry?

  • To complete the graining process, wait until the first coat of Minwax Gel Stain is completely dry (24-48 hours), then apply a second coat of Gel Stain with a natural bristle brush in the direction of the grain pattern created.

  • Do you need a top coat for gel stain?

  • ANSWER: All stains need a top coat. Think of stain as the color and top coat as the sealer and protectant. The beauty of Gel Stain comes from the thick urethane which can carry a LOT of color to any surface, but that color must be sealed in with top coat. Furthermore, how long does gel stain need to dry before polyurethane? 24-48 hours

  • Can You stain over Minwax polycrylic?

  • Yes, you can apply a tinted gel stain over a surface coated with Minwax Polycrylic Finish to give it your preferred shade. Ensure you sand the surface lightly and wipe off the debris before applying the gel stain. Can you stain over lacquer?

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