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Seshime Pure Lacquer


Product #: A0301
Price: ¥2,625 /
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Light brownish raw lacquer.  100g.
To be mixed with the tonoko powder for making the shakuhachi's interior "ji"  Spread the mixture as thinly as possible a number of times, avoiding thick coats.
 
Two Urushi are ALWAYS required for Kintsugi repair: Seshime Pure and Neri Bengara Urushi.
Substitute of this kind is UM0203 "Low Allergy Urushi Lacquer, Pure 100g"
 
It is also known in Japan that any natural whetstone's backside needs to be reinforced with Urushi paintings. Pure (Seshime) Urushi is applied for this purposes.
Depending on how much strength you want, 3--10 painting are normally required.
Please remember, one Urushi lacquring takes 4--7 days to dry in a drying cabinet called "Muro," so this can be a long process.
 

NOTE:Although Urushi contains a compound that can cause a reaction similar to poison ivy, proper handling (gloves and long-sleeve shirt), and working in a well-ventilated area will prevent an allergic reaction. Urushi is a natural material and does not contain toxic chemical additives. 

Urushi Tube: ADDITIONAL SHIPPING COST Per DESTINATION
AREA  1 tube 2 tube 3 tube 4 tube 5 or More
ASIA 900 JPY 1,100 JPY 1,300 JPY 1,600 JPY Please ask
Europe/North America/Oceania 1,100 JPY 1,300 JPY 1,500 JPY 1,800 JPY Please ask
South America (Express mail only) 2,000 JPY 2,300 JPY 2,500 JPY 3,000 JPY Please ask

As of Feb/2016






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