Structural 2-Part Epoxy Adhesive for Filling and Replacing Wood.
Uses: WoodEpox® fills, repairs and replaces missing wood, permanently, both indoors and outdoors on both structural and decorative substrates. It is commonly used to repair windows, sills, thresholds, doors, frames, shutters, columns, posts, balusters, floors, furniture, sculptures, artwork, and more. In can be used to bond or bridge separated sections of wood. WoodEpox can also be used to fill and patch substrates other than wood including ceramics, stucco, concrete, and most rigid surfaces.
Features & Benefits: WoodEpox is a shrink-free epoxy putty and bonds permanently to most surfaces. It is chemical, heat, insect and weather resistant. WoodEpox is lightweight, has a no-slump consistency, is dimensionally stable and can be used in any thickness or shape. WoodEpox is free of any water or solvents which eliminates shrinkage and enhances adhesion. It is low odor and produces virtually zero VOCs, making it safe for use in any environment. It can be applied almost anywhere including vertical and over-head applications. WoodEpox is easy to mix, apply and finish. Its finished properties mimic new wood. It can be: painted, stained, drilled, carved, sawed, nailed, planed, sanded, and routed, just like wood. It is compatible with both hand and power tools. WoodEpox can be tinted with colored pigments and can be thinned with LiquidWood® as needed.
Technical Characteristics: 1:1 mixing ratio. Combine equal volumes of parts A and B until completely mixed and a uniform color is achieved. Pot life: approximately 20 minutes. Hardens within one to two hours depending on temperature and other environmental factors. 100% epoxy solids. Waterproof. Coverage: 231 cubic inches per gallon. Beige, lightweight, non-slumping, epoxy putty adhesive. Apply by (gloved) hand or with a putty knife or trowel. Application temperature range: 50-90° F. 100% compatible with LiquidWood.
Cold weather formulation is available for application temperatures as low as 35° F.
This product is GREENGUARD® Certified, meaning that it has been 3rd party verified to contain virtually no VOC’s (volatile organic compounds).
|Typical Test Results|
|Hardness, Shore D||53-55|
You can fill the void and feather it over to the sound wood as you have described. Yes, you can use a little LiquidWood on the sound wood prior to application of the WoodEpox.
It has at least a one year shelf life, in most cases much longer, as long as the containers are sealed and stored at room temperature. We have customers that are able to use their product for many, many years.
Linseed oil will not absorb into the WoodEpox.
You can use the WoodEpox to fill the void. You can apply it all at once or layer it, whichever works best for you. It's always best to apply to the bare wood for a permanent bond.