Stops green wood from checking and cracking. Tests have been carried out for over 6 years with excellent results. Many types of wood have been treated including Eastern White Pine, Basswood, Tupelo, Walnut, Apple Wood, Hawthorne, Cherry, Rock Maple, Soft Maple, Ash and others.
Pentacryl is a wood stabilizer used by woodcarvers and woodturners to keep green wood from cracking, checking and splitting during the drying process.
If you enjoy turning green wood but struggle with cracking, checking or warping, you need to take a closer look at Pentacryl! Please see the reviews section for details on the subject.
Excellent results have been achieve with many types of wood including Eastern White Pine, Basswood, Tupelo, Walnut, Apple Wood, Hawthorne, Cherry, Rock Maple, Soft Maple, Ash and many others.
Pentacryl can be brushed on, sprayed on, or the wood can be immersed into a 100\% solution of Pentacryl
All types of finishes and glues can be used once the Pentacryl has dried into the wood.
Pentacryl will not discolor the wood, is non-hydroscopic, will not oxidize, decompose or migrate in the wood when exposed to different degrees of temperature and relative humidity.