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Rustins Wood Dye 250ml

Rustins Wood Dye 250ml
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Rustins Wood Dye 250ml is a quick drying, light fast, versatile, spirit based wood dye. Colours can be intermixed to produce the exact shade required, but must be finished with a suitable coating, like a Quick Drying Varnish or an Oil.

Rustins Wood Dye is:

  • For indoors and outdoors use.
  • Fast drying penetrating stain.
  • Does not raise the grain.
  • 11 true natural wood shades.
  • Solvent based.

The above Info tab gives full Preparation and Application advice.

Also available: 1 litre and 2.5 litre.

All Colour Charts: Wood Stains and Dyes.

Please also see our Wood Stains and Dyes product pages for alternative wood dyes and our Rustins product section for the full range of Rustins products stocked.

Brush or Cloth applied IconBrush or Cloth applied

Coverage upto 20 SqMtrs per Litre per Coat IconCoverage upto 20 SqMtrs per Litre per Coat

1-2 coats required Icon1-2 coats required

Clean equipment with White Spirits IconClean equipment with White Spirits

Rustins Wood Dye 250ml Reviews

Delivery Information

 UK Mainland
 Standard Delivery

2-3 Days 1

FREE - Orders £40+
 DPD ExpressNext Working Day 1
£2.50 - Orders £40+
FREE - Orders £90+
 DPD Pre 12Mon-Fri Pre 12£9.95
 DPD Saturday Saturday 9:00-17:00 £9.95

 Scottish Highlands, Islands, Isle of Wight, Isle of Man

 Standard Delivery 3-4 Days £6.95
 DPD Express2 Day£14.95
 Northern Ireland
 Standard Delivery3-4 Days £9.95
 DPD Express2 Day£19.95
 Republic of Ireland and Channel Islands
 Standard Delivery 3-4 Days£14.95
 DPD Express2 Day£19.95

1 Order online before 5pm Monday - Friday for same day dispatch.

Highland Postcodes:
AB30-38, AB44-56, FK17-21, G83, IV (all), KW0-14, PH17-32, PH34-48
Aberdeenshire, Angus, Argyllshire, Ayrshire, Caithness, Highland, Invernes-shire, Perthshire, Ross-shire, Stirlingshire

Offshore Postcodes:
BT (all), HS1-9, IM (all), KA27-28, KW15-99, PA20-99, PH33, PH49-99, PO30-41, ZE (all)
Northern Ireland, Republic of Ireland, Isle of Man, Isle of Wight, Channel Islands and Scottish Islands

Rustins Wood Dye 250ml.


    Ensure the surface is clean, dry and free of any previous finishes, wax, oil, grease and dust.Wear gloves when applying the wood dye to avoid staining skin. Fill any gaps or imperfections with filler, such as Rustins Grain Filler or Shellac Filler Sticks.


    Stir and shake well before use. Apply evenly using a Rustins Foam Brush or a clean Cotton Cloth and wipe off any excess.

    For a lighter shade, the dye may be diluted with White Spirit - 2 parts Dye to 1 part White Spirit. For a darker shade apply two coats (always test on an inconspicuous area first).

    Rustins Wood Dye can be mixed with Rustins Danish Oil up to 20% 5:1 or Rustins new non-slip Textured Decking Oil 10:1 and applied to bare wood.

    Before waxing, wood stained with Rustins Wood Dye must be sealed using a Shellac Sanding Sealer.

Usage: Interior and exterior (must be sealed).

Drying time: 6 -8 hours.

Coverage: 250ML - 6 SQMtrs.

Cleaning Equipment: Methylated Spirits.

Coats: For stronger colour apply a second coat after 8 hours.

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