Danish Finishing Oil

£9.99 inc VAT

Hampshire Sheen’s Danish Oil is food contact and toy safe when fully cured and complies to EU71 regulation. Thinner, more penetrating and less smelly that other Danish Oils, our product contains only pure Tung Oil and no artificial varnish, resins or other vegetable oils.

This product cannot be shipped outside the EU. Please visit www.hampshiresheen.com/buy to find your nearest supplier.


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Thinner, more penetrating than other Danish Oils, our product contains only pure Tung Oil, a low odour biodegradable solvent and no artificial varnish, resins or other vegetable oils.

  • Easy to apply;
  • Over 50% Tung Oil;
  • Food and Toy Safe when dry;
  • Odourless when dry;
  • Deeply penetrating and protecting;
  • Will not chip, flake or peel;
  • Naturally water resistant.

Our Danish Finishing Oil will make the figure in your wood ‘pop’ with just one coat, and make applied colour almost glow. It can be brought to a gloss finish like other oils after many coats and buffing.

~ Basic Application

  1. Sand your work down to your desired grit.
    We recommend 400 grit.
  2. Apply the oil using a paper towel or rag;
  3. After a few minutes, remove excess oil from
    the surface of the piece;
  4. Allow 20 minutes between coats and apply a
    maximum of 2 before allowing to cure;
  5. Leave to cure thoroughly for at least 24-48
    hours before buffing and putting into use.
    Curing time will vary depending on ambient
    temperature and humidity;
  6. Recoat as required.
  7. For best results, use within 6 months of

~ Uses

Use on items such as fruit and salad bowls or items requiring a more satin finish. It can however, be buffed to a gloss after many coats.

~ Colour and Aroma

Translucent pale brown in the tin. Slightly darkens the wood when it is applied. Characteristic aroma of solvents and waxes.

~ Container

Supplied in a 500ml ‘berg top’ tin bottle.

~ Storage

Store in a cool, dry place ideally between 10° and 30°C (50° and 90°F) Where possible. Protect from extreme heat and from freezing. Keep out of direct sunlight.

~ Longevity – Use By

Kept according to instructions, after opening the product, it is best used within six months. Due to the curing nature of the product, it will thicken over time.

~ Food Contact and Toy Safe?

Yes. Tested to EN71-3

SAFETY FIRST! Always read product labels, wear approptiate PPE
and take steps to ensure the safety of your workshop environment
and the people in it!

~ Product Label Warning

WARNING: Contains Hydrocarbons, C9-C11, n-alkanes, isoalkanes, cyclics, <2% arom.
Harmful: May cause lung damage if swallowed. Repeated exposure may cause skin dryness or cracking. Keep out of reach of children. Keep container tightly closed. Keep away from sources of ignition – No Smoking. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician. Do NOT induce vomiting. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local, regional, national or international regulations. Repeated exposure may cause skin dryness or cracking. May be harmful if swallowed or inhaled, or in contact with skin. May cause respiratory tract irritation. Lay saturated rags and towels flat and allow to dry before sensible disposal. Do not pile-up saturated rags.

~ Product Warning Symbols

Product warning symbols are displayed on products to highlight the potential dangers of some of the contents of the products – this is usually the solvents. In many cases, once the solvent has evaporated, the warnings are irrelevant.

~ Safety Data Sheet


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Additional information

Weight 0.52 kg
Dimensions 7.5 × 7.5 × 15.5 cm

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