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How long does it take PC Petrifier to dry?

How long does it take PC Petrifier to dry?

3-7 days

Classification Wood Restoration
Drying Time Cure for service: Overnight (depending on temperature and porosity of wood being treated). Maximum Cure : 3-7 days
Coverage Depends on thickness – See table
VOCs 125 g / litre
Origin USA

What does wood Petrifier do?

A wood hardener that repairs wood damaged by insects or rot. It is a liquid that is brushed, sprayed or injected into the pores of the wood. No mixing. Prepares wood for filling, priming and painting. Improve the hardness and minimize damaged wood removal.

Does wood hardener stop rot?

A wood hardener is a quick-drying liquid formula that soaks deeply into the wood and offers protection against further rot, while sealing the surface and protecting against elements like moisture.

Can PC-Woody be sanded?

PC-Woody® is a two part epoxy paste that is excellent for filling cavities in wood. PC-Woody allows you to make permanent repairs without shrinking, cracking or popping out of exterior wood. PC-Woody can be sanded, drilled, nailed, primed, painted or stained. PC-Woody has an easy 1:1 mix ratio.

Can you paint over wood hardener?

You can paint or stain over the wood after the hardener dries. For serious wood issues like insect damage or rot, I get better results from a two-part wood hardener.

How do you make rotten wood hard again?


  1. Give the tin a thorough shake.
  2. Pour some of the hardener out into the plastic lid.
  3. Apply it with a paint brush. Make sure you get enough on so that it completely soaks into the rotten wood.
  4. Leave it to dry for two hours.
  5. Scrub with a wire brush to get rid of any excess hardener.

Can you put wood hardener on wood filler?

Instead of expensive replacement and labor, you can brush on Wood Hardener and save the wood before it becomes a soft sponge. Minwax also makes a High Performance Wood Filler that permanently repairs and fills damaged wood. It can be used inside or outside and works perfectly with the hardener.

Can you use wood hardener on rotted wood?

If you discover wood rot around your home, use a cheap foam brush and apply hardener to the soft wood. DO NOT DIG OUT ANY ROTTED WOOD. Apply three coats of Hardener which will turn shiny in two hours. If you need to fill any voided areas, apply Wood Filler with a plastic putty knife.

How long does it take wood hardener to dry?

It takes about two to four hours for wood hardeners to dry fully after application. However, some products might take longer to dry; in such cases, it might be best to give two to four hours for them to dry properly before proceeding to coat or finish the surface.

How long does PC Woody take to dry?

30-40 min.
PC-Woody has an easy 1:1 mix ratio….Specifications.

Classification Epoxy Resins for Wood Wood Restoration
Sold Since April 21, 2021
Drying Time Working Time: 30-40 min. max. Tack free cure time: 90 min. Cure for service: overnight Maximum cure: 1 week
Coverage Depends on thickness – See table
VOCs 0 g per litre

Can PC Woody get wet?

PC Woody is waterproof and is hard as a rock when dry.

What is PCPC-petrifier® rotted wood hardener?

PC-Petrifier® Rotted Wood Hardener repairs wood damaged by insects or rot. It is a liquid that is brushed, sprayed or injected into the pores of the wood.

Will the PC-petrifier® harden wood on a vertical surface?

Use a warming lamp in combination with a fan to accelerate the drying process. The PC-Petrifier® did not harden the wood on a vertical surface. Without drill holes on a downward angle accessing the wood grain it is unlikely that the PC-Petrifier® will fully saturate the wood. The PC-Petrifier® has dripped on the aluminum siding and dried.

What is PC petrifier used for?

The PC Products 1 Gal. PC-Petrifier Wood Hardener helps harden damaged and rotted wood inside and outside of your home. This pre-mixed formula is environmentally friendly and is ready to use on your damaged wood.

How do I use PC-petrifier® on wet wood?

Wet or damp wood or wood treated with wood preservatives will decrease PC-Petrifier® ability to soak-in. PC-Petrifier® does not displace water from inside damp wood. Ventilate the wet wood using a fan and if necessary safely warm with infrared heat lamp to speed drying.