Yacht Varnish Maxima

Yacht Varnish Maxima


Yacht Varnish



It is resistant to advanced humidity, temperature fluhtuation and other weather effects. It reliably protects wood against pest, mould and fungi. It had advanced resistance to abrasion, scratches, strikes and other mechanical load. It has perfect flexibility (it doesn't crack thorugh the time). It gives wood perfect decorative properties. It has optimized drying period.

Sphere of application

It is intended for decorative protection of wooden above water and interior parts of sea and river ships as well as for window frames, doors and other wooden surfaces.

Technical data

Consumption standard of 1 layer 60-80 ml/m2., depending on the way of application and type of surface.
Solvent Оdorless solvent ТМ Maxima, maximum of 10% from the varnish weight.
Application Apply with a brush, a roller or a spraying gun.
Drying period (23 °С, 50% RH) 4 hours. Drying period increases if the temperature is getting down and relative air humidity is getting higher.
Gloss (DSTU ISO 2813) matt – max. 30 GU
semi-matt – 30-60 GU
glossy – min. 100 GU
(at 60º)
Hardness (DSTU ISO 1522) ≈ 75 sec., Konig pendulum.
Solids content (DSTU ISO 3251) 49±2 %, depending on the gloss degree.
Density (DSTU ISO 2811-1) 0,92-0,94 g/cm3, depending on the gloss degree.
VOC content (ISO 11890) 475±10 g/l, depending on the gloss degree.
Non-volatile matter by volume
(DSTU ISO 3233)
40±2 %
Warranty period 24 months from the date of manufacturing.
Packaging 0,75 l, 2,5 l, 20 l


glossy matt semi-matt



Application instruction


1. Preliminary preparation

The surface shall be dry (maximum humidity is 20%). Clean thoroughly from dirt, grease, dust, wax and polishing products.

Surfaces, previously coated with the mixture of varnish with solvent, shall be cleaned from old loose and weak coats. After that sandpaper it till matt condition.  

Previously coated surface by acrylic varnish shall be cleaned completely from the varnish.

Polishing is performed in two steps. The surface is polished up with coarse-grained abrasive paper, then finished with fine-grained abrasive paper.

Defected surfaces (holes, rends, cracks) shall be filled with Putty for wood ТМ Farbex in a proper tinter. After that, the surface shall be polished up.

It is recommended to avoid cleaning methods which can damage wood fibers (for example sandblast apparatus).




2. Priming

Previously varnished wooden surfaces do not require undercoating.

Previously untreated wooden surfaces shall be coated with Wood-protective product "Base" TM Maxima.

Edges of wooden products shall be treated more carefully and completely impregnated.

3. Application

Make sure that the primed cover is dry enough before applying the finish coating.

Stir the varnish thoroughly before use.

Apply the undiluted varnish in 1-3 coats with a brush or a roller on undercoating surfaces. In the case of applying with a spraying gun, the varnish shall be diluted with solvent. 

The application of the next coat shall be provided in 24 hours.

It is recommended to polish intermediate coats with small-grained sandpaper.

Do not apply a thick coat of varnish!

Application is performed at the temperature from + 10 °С till + 35 °С and relative air humidity no more than 80%. Do not apply the varnish under direct sunlight, strong wind, frost and atmospheric precipitation. After the coating is applied it shall not be affected by atmospheric precipitation for 24 hours.

The surface is ready to use in 48 hours. Complete hardening and achieving of its properties shall be in 14 hours.

4. Tool cleaning

Clean tools with solvent after application. The dry product shall be removed from the tools in mechanical way.


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Consumption standard of 1 layer

When calculating the area to be painted, you need to subtract the area that will not be painted. (windows, doors, etc.)

Paint consumption may vary depending on dilution and uniformity of application of the paint.