Hampshire Sheen produces a glorious warm lustre that envelopes turned wood in a quietly discerning and quintessentially English way.
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Hampshire Sheen High Gloss
As the name suggests, the High Gloss variation brings a higher shine to your work than Original. It is just as tough, but with an additional ‘Pow’ of shine that suits some lathe projects. With a higher quantity of carnauba and microcrystalline waxes, this version is stiffer than Original but is just as easy to apply. This is already many UK turner’s ‘go-to’ finish for...
Hampshire Sheen Original
The original recipe for Hampshire Sheen brings a protective glow to your pieces. The danish oil warms the wood, whilst the carnauba and microcrystalline waxes add a lustre to wood whilst making it splash and fingerprint resistant. Easy to apply, Original will make a great addition to your collection of preferred finishes.
Hampshire Sheen Tester Pots
The Hampshire Sheen product range is a blend of danish oil (certified foodsafe oil), carnauba wax for a tough finish and microcrystalline wax for additional protection. Each pot of Hampshire Sheen in the UK and Europe is blended by creator Martin’s own hand, poured individually and allowed to cool slowly before labelling.
Hampshire Sheen Original and High Gloss are stiff paste waxes (think harder...
Hampshire Sheen CarnaCrystalline Wax Stick
The latest product in the range is a unique turners stick featuring both Carnauba and Microcrystalline waxes to produce an ultra glossy and hard wearing finish, particularly to spindle work.
It goes on smoothly (it applies more nicely than a carnauba only stick), buffs wonderfully and lasts for ages.
Hampshire Sheen Microcrystalline Wax
Our quick drying Microcrystalline Wax is comparable to the market leader of microcrystalline waxes and is an ideal protective finish for many different projects and has many uses besides wood.
Both Fingerprint and water resistant, Microcrystalline Wax is a hard wearing overcoat to wax and other finishes for an extra level of gloss and protection.
Just a little of the product goes a very long...
Hampshire Sheen Ti Wax
Ti Wax is a variation of a traditional liming wax but contains Titanium Dioxide to add ultra bright highlights to open grained woods such as Oak and Ash. After turning and sanding, and perhaps colouring, clean the grain with a brass brush (and sanding sealer, especially after colouring) and rub Ti Wax into the grain of the wood. Wait for it to dry, then buff off leaving the surface with a glorious...