Sealing a wooden canopy

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  1. Orson

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    Any ideas as to which paint/varnish is safe for sealing a wooden aquarium lid?
    Is fiber glass resin any good as a sealant?
     
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    Woodoc marine. Think it is Woodoc 50. A bit of a mission, but worth it.
     
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    I used woodoc marine - works like a treat. Only comment is that if you're going for a wooden lid, go for marine ply and not pine or something...
     
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    Thank you.
     
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    using woodoc marine aswell the nice thing is its clear and you can add a stainer of the colour you want for approx R19.. the woodoc is about R130 odd for 1 lt..

    it may be worth mentioning that it is a 3 coat system.. so you will need to apply 3 coats to get to the colour of the stain you choose.. i went with imbuia.. worked perfectly..
     
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