Wiping Stains Colortools™ Water Base Wiping Stain Clear Base

Rudd Company ColorTools™ Water Base Stain Systems are an environmentally friendly solution to coloring wood. There is a spray only as well as a wiping stain and glaze. Designed for use with our NuWave waterborne finishes. The glaze can also be used with solvent base systems.


Colortools™ Water Base Wiping Stain Clear Base

Colortools™ Water Base Wiping Stain is a clear tintable stain base that may also be used as is to enhance the color of natural wood.


  • Excellent clarity and depth of color
  • Beautiful grain definition
  • Consistent color
  • Good workability - long “open time”
  • No lap marks
  • Easy repairs
  • Low VOC
  • No HAP
  • Reduce emissions - reduce waste disposal
  • Meets NESHAP for wood furniture and wood building material

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Stain Base


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Water Base


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