Update 2019 for Cabot Australian Timber Oil Review
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Containing a precise blend of superb-grade linseed oil for maximum penetration, long-oil alkyds for durability and pure South American tung oil for color depth and water repellency, Cabot Australian Timber Oil delivers three-way oil protection and a beautiful hardwood stain. In addition, complex translucent iron oxide pigments are added to ensure a lasting U.V.-absorbing surface rich with color and dimension. The result after years of development is an advanced-technology treatment of unrivaled performance designed to protect your wood surfaces like never before.
Cabot Australian Timber Oil Wood Deck Stain Scores (1-10)
Appearance After Initial Stain Application: 8
– The Mahogany Flame looks very red but overall very rich and nice looking on the PTP test deck. All grain was visible and not “covered” by the semi-transparent pigment.
Preventing UV Graying at 2 Year Mark: 6
-The Australian Timber Oil performed decently at the 2-year mark. It had retained about 60% of the original color.
Wear/Tear and Peeling: 8
-Some wearing but no peeling. Wear was visible on the exposed areas and under the furniture