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Owatrol Deks Olje D1 Wood Saturating Oil

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As Owatrol Deks Olje D.1 can be used both above and below the waterline, the finish is often specified for application in marine environments, such as on boat decks, marinas and pools. 

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At a glance

  • Saturates and protects all woods, provides a silken matt finish
  • Excellent penetration and enhances the wood's natural grain
  • Deep penetrating, stabilises the timber - protects against moisture ingress.
  • Easy maintenance - no sanding or stripping required.

Particularly suited for applications nearby water, Deks Olje D1 saturates and protects all woods to a silken matt finish.

Recommended for use on all interior and exterior wood types, particularly Western Red Cedar & hardwoods such as Ipe & Yellow Balau, for decks, cladding, garden furniture, fences, stairs, boats and doors.

Owatrol Deks Olje D.1 will not blacken timber and replaces the natural oils lost from the wood through weathering and the natural elements. 

As Owatrol Deks Olje D.1 can be used both above and below the waterline, the finish is often specified for application in marine environments, such as on boat decks, marinas and pools. 

Saturating oil can be applied to both horizontal and vertical installations and can provide an excellent base for traditional underwater coatings where necessary. Owatrol Deks Olje D.1 is suitable for all types of woods, both soft and hard, whether oily or dense. 

Deks Olje D.1 provides a transparent finish which enhances the natural grain of the timber. The deep penetrating formula protects against moisture ingress and stabilies the timber.

For a satin-matt finish use Owatrol Deks Olje D.1 alone. If a high gloss finish is desired, use Owatrol Deks Olje D.2 as an overcoat. 

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Multicoat coverage:  1 litre will cover approximately 1 - 4 sq metres depending on saturation stage

Maintenance coverage: 1 litre will cover approximately 8-12 square metres when maintaining finish on a seasonal basis

Application tools: Use a brush or roller to apply Owatrol Deks Olje D.1

Application temperature: 5oC - 35+oC

Drying time: 24hr

Clean up: White Spirit

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Finishing & Protection

It is recommended that a finish is applied to all surfaces, including ends, before installation. The type of coating will be determined by the final finish and appearance desired.

Prefer the silver-grey look?

Sioo Impregnation quickly provides a clean wood surface with an attractive silvery-grey finish often desired but seldom achieved from new wood or damaged applications.

What is weathering?

There is a risk involved when leaving wood exposed to the elements. During the weathering process wood can appear unsightly as the material can blacken due to moisture getting into the fibres and pulling out tannins and extractives. Finish protects the wood from moisture absorption and UV degradation.

Application & Maintenance Advice


• Optimised for thick, dense, greasy and difficult to impregnate woods
• Drives out moisture and air by penetrating deep into pores; non film building
• Protects against humidity and its effects
• Transparent – keeps the woods natural appearance
• A matt and natural finish

Application instructions

  • Apply first coat of Owatrol Deks Olje D.1, allowing finish to penetrate timber for around 15 to 30 minutes
  • Apply second coat, again allow finish to penetrate for around 15 to 30 minutes
  • Repeat re-coating process until timber is fully saturated and will not accept any more finish.
  • Wipe off or brush away any excess oil that will not penetrate to avoid any glossy/irregular spots
  • Ensure D.1 does not become touch dry in-between coats. Recoats should be on a wet-on-wet basis
  • Always refer to the packaging for full application procedures
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