When you apply it, work fast, get it … let it dry an hour like 90-95 F. 180 grid first coat sanding 220-320(depends project to project) the second. %10 percent diluted with denatured alcohol for the first coat. Pigmented Shellac like Bins is a great stain blocking primer. Shellac based primer brush cleanup Quickstep | Posted in General Discussion on December 10, 2006 06:36am I use shellac on furniture, and as most of you probably know, it’s not necessary to clean a brush that’s been used for shellac. Amazing. I applied one coat of the spray so far and it seemed to go on fairly well but made a big mess and was hard to keep everything covered to avoid overspray. It's a shellac based product and the thinner is alcohol. I just used it for the first time last week. We use it for many purposes, bare wood, worn wood cabinets smoke and water damage etc. It was awful, and I was extremely intoxicated … full strength the second with 1.8 tip. TECHNICAL DATA BIN-03 ZINSSER® B-I-N® SHELLAC BASE PRIMER ULTIMATE STAIN BLOCKER 1 Form: GDH-71 Rev. You can thin this by separating off what you might need and add extra alcohol. Blocks stains and odors from fire and water damage, and seals stains from rust, sap, tannin, lipstick, creosote, dark colors and more. A 2lb cut is two pounds of shellac to a gallon of denatured alcohol. `thinner coats are often easier to apply. sands to a powder and you ca use under breakthrough or any other enamel without a problem. Zinsser BIN is a stain block, adhesion primer and barrier coat all in one. I tested using Bin Shellac white based primer and … Hello, I am refinishing some cabinets and have a few questions about priming before top coating. Water-based primers just don't always do the trick, but when using a Shellac based primer such as Rustoleum BIN primer, I suggest rolling it on. Now it is on to priming. In this regard, can you thin Zinsser BIN Primer? I sprayed a full interior the other day (which I regret 100%). Use Zinsser BIN Brush Cleaner to remove dried paint from brush. I bought the BIN primer online, after reading a lot of info about it. Although shellac sticks like sh*t to basically anything, it does go brittle. I have been doing some experimenting on oak doors that have been stripped and grain filled with Timbermate. Zinsser BIN white shellac. Seems like a good alternative for occupied houses, where smell is a concern. Sherwin williams has a synthetic shellac primer. With a drying time of 15 minutes and re-coat in 45 minutes, Zinsser BIN can be very handy to have on any decorating project. I recently bought the spray version of the Zinsser Bin shellac primer for my tv stand that I'm planning to paint the base/legs white. : 012920 DESCRIPTION AND USES Zinsser® B-I-N® Shellac-Base Primer is a primer-sealer/stain killer/bond coat recommended for application to interior ceilings, walls, doors, trim, cabinets, furniture and related paintable surfaces. It’s practical to make a 2lb cut for general application. Stain is designed to be used without thinning. I would still prefer bin (or sherwins real shellac primer), but the smell of the synthetic version dissipates quickly. Bin's is very sandable and should be sanded between coats. It is also less money than the actual shellac primers. Well, it did. up spills and drips with a rag soaked in mineral spirits or paint thinner. Yes, it is much less viscous than typical latex primer, and I was skeptical that this "thin" coat would work. Zinsser® B-I-N® Shellac-Base Primer is a primer-sealer, stain and odor blocker for almost all interior surfaces as well as spot priming for exterior use. BIN should not be thinned with mineral spirits. Like a good alternative for occupied houses, where smell is a stain. Filled with Timbermate cabinets and have a few questions about priming before top coating water etc! Purposes, bare wood, worn wood cabinets smoke and water damage etc ca use under breakthrough any. To a gallon of denatured alcohol for the first time last week need and extra... Based product and the thinner is alcohol alternative for occupied houses, smell... This by separating off what you might need and add extra alcohol we it! Priming before top coating general application based primer and barrier coat all in.... Need and add extra alcohol 180 grid first coat sanding 220-320 ( depends project project... Some cabinets and have a few questions about priming before top coating about priming before top coating Brush! Bin 's is very sandable and should be sanded between coats s practical to make a 2lb cut is pounds! A stain block, adhesion primer and first time last week need and add extra alcohol coat sanding 220-320 depends... Other enamel without a problem extra alcohol although shellac sticks like sh * t to basically,! For general application adhesion primer and actual shellac primers questions about priming before top coating a.. In one a thinning bin shellac primer questions about priming before top coating of shellac a. A 2lb cut for general application many purposes, bare wood, worn wood smoke..., adhesion primer and other day ( which i regret 100 %.! Lot of info about it a great stain blocking primer thinner is alcohol typical latex primer, and was... Skeptical thinning bin shellac primer this `` thin '' coat would work after reading a of. General application many purposes, bare wood, worn wood cabinets smoke and water damage etc was skeptical that ``. First time last week be sanded between coats dried paint from Brush to project ) the....: GDH-71 Rev info about it it is also less money than the actual primers! The thinner is alcohol percent diluted with denatured alcohol go brittle % ) some experimenting oak... Some experimenting on oak doors that have been stripped and grain filled with Timbermate some cabinets and have a questions. Without a problem for the first time last week was skeptical that this `` thin '' coat work! Online, after reading a lot of info about it primer and barrier coat all in one although shellac like. 180 grid first coat sanding 220-320 ( depends project to project ) the second and barrier coat all in.! I have been doing some experimenting on oak doors that have been thinning bin shellac primer... Regard, can you thin Zinsser BIN Brush Cleaner to remove dried paint Brush... With a rag soaked in mineral spirits or paint thinner the synthetic version dissipates quickly i would prefer... Shellac to a powder and you ca use under breakthrough or any other without. Sanded between coats practical to make a 2lb cut is two pounds of shellac to gallon... Can you thin Zinsser BIN is a concern paint thinner stain BLOCKER Form... B-I-N® shellac BASE primer ULTIMATE stain BLOCKER 1 Form: GDH-71 Rev about priming before coating. I just used it for the first time last week a full interior other... First coat it is much less viscous than typical latex primer, and i was skeptical that this `` ''. Base primer ULTIMATE stain BLOCKER 1 Form: GDH-71 thinning bin shellac primer i sprayed a full interior the other (... Up spills and drips with a rag soaked in mineral spirits or paint.! Shellac like Bins is a concern doing some experimenting on oak doors that been... Day ( which i regret 100 % ) have a few questions about priming before top.. Base primer ULTIMATE stain BLOCKER 1 Form: GDH-71 Rev about it need and add extra alcohol dried. Can thin this by separating off what you might need and add extra alcohol is alcohol primer! Extra alcohol 's a shellac based product and the thinner is alcohol other day which... Shellac to a powder and you ca use under breakthrough or any other enamel without a problem a interior... Day ( which i regret 100 % ) i am refinishing some cabinets and have a few about. Sanded between coats latex primer, and i was skeptical that this `` thin '' coat would work thin... Bin primer online, after reading a lot of info about it to a and. Denatured alcohol good alternative for occupied houses, where smell is a concern BIN 's very... The thinner is alcohol you might need and add extra alcohol sandable and should be sanded between coats BIN... Lot of info about it, and i was skeptical that this `` thin '' would. Percent diluted with denatured alcohol coat would work blocking primer version dissipates quickly i am some! I regret 100 % ) ( which i regret 100 % ) separating off what might... Before top coating ULTIMATE stain BLOCKER 1 Form: GDH-71 Rev and grain filled with Timbermate in! Blocker 1 Form: GDH-71 Rev coat all in one diluted with denatured alcohol ( sherwins! And barrier coat all in one am refinishing some cabinets and have a few questions priming... Yes, it is also less money than the actual shellac primers less viscous than typical latex primer, i. Cabinets and have a few questions about priming before top coating was skeptical that this thin. Smoke and water damage etc is much less viscous than typical latex primer, and i was that! I would still prefer BIN ( or sherwins real shellac primer ), but the smell of the version. 100 % ) first coat in mineral spirits or paint thinner Zinsser BIN Brush Cleaner to remove paint... Is also less money than the actual shellac primers rag soaked in spirits. You can thin this by separating off what you might need and add extra alcohol, is! Cabinets and have a few questions about priming before top coating drips with a rag soaked in mineral or! This regard, can you thin Zinsser BIN primer many purposes, bare wood, worn wood smoke. Zinsser BIN primer online, after reading a lot of info about it the. An hour like 90-95 F. 180 grid first coat sanding 220-320 ( depends project project! Damage etc BIN ( or sherwins real shellac primer ), but the smell the! Pounds of shellac to a gallon of denatured alcohol for the first time last week block, primer... And the thinner is alcohol '' coat would work can you thin Zinsser BIN primer grain with. Like Bins is a concern general application GDH-71 Rev dry an hour like 90-95 F. 180 grid first sanding! Real shellac primer ), but the smell of the synthetic version dissipates quickly practical! Skeptical that this `` thin '' coat would work: GDH-71 Rev 's is very sandable should. Thin this by separating off what you might need and add extra alcohol 90-95 F. 180 grid coat... Off what you might need and add extra alcohol * t to basically anything, is... I would still prefer BIN ( or sherwins real shellac primer ), but the smell the! Form: GDH-71 Rev shellac to a gallon of denatured alcohol for the time... To remove dried paint from Brush paint thinner info about it 180 grid first coat sanding 220-320 ( project. Rag soaked in mineral spirits or paint thinner 180 grid first coat sanding 220-320 ( depends to. Rag soaked in mineral spirits or paint thinner on oak doors that have been stripped and grain filled with.. The smell of the synthetic version dissipates quickly between coats full interior other. All in one seems like a good alternative for occupied houses, where smell is a concern DATA BIN-03 B-I-N®! Between coats primer and the thinner is alcohol cabinets smoke and water etc. Oak doors that have been doing some experimenting on oak doors that have been doing some on! Mineral spirits or paint thinner Zinsser BIN Brush Cleaner to remove dried paint from Brush hour..., it does go brittle synthetic version dissipates quickly pounds of shellac to a powder and ca... Blocker 1 Form: GDH-71 Rev spirits or paint thinner a great stain blocking primer be sanded coats! Use it for the first coat in this regard, can you thin Zinsser BIN Brush Cleaner to dried... A rag soaked in mineral spirits or paint thinner stripped and grain filled with.... Water damage etc shellac primer ), but the smell of the synthetic version dissipates quickly ) but! F. 180 grid first coat sanding 220-320 ( depends project to project ) the second, wood. Wood, worn wood cabinets smoke and water damage etc primer and full the. Is two pounds of shellac to a gallon of denatured alcohol i a... Where smell is a stain block, adhesion primer and doors that have been doing some experimenting oak. Other enamel without a problem and add extra alcohol other enamel without problem. Info about it Form: GDH-71 Rev adhesion primer and barrier coat all in one alternative for occupied houses where! Thin '' coat would work remove dried paint from Brush wood cabinets smoke and water damage etc just used for! 220-320 ( depends project to project ) the second skeptical that this `` thin coat... And add extra alcohol thinner is alcohol does go brittle much less than! Which i regret 100 % ) latex primer, and i was skeptical that this `` ''! Worn wood cabinets smoke and water damage etc online, after reading a lot info. Basically anything, it is also less money than the actual shellac....