COLUMBIA INDUSTRIAL SUPPLIES

    Presents

 Wood finishing seminars with wood coatings and application systems expert Norm Smith

 

 

These seminars will be presented by Norm Smith, Industry Advisor – Finishing Specialist, FPInnovations-Forintek. Norm has extensive hands-on industrial experience in wood finishing products and application systems gained from over twenty-five years in the industry. Norm provides his technical knowledge to the furniture, millwork and kitchen cabinets sectors across the western provinces. His knowledge extends from specifying the proper coating to applying the product in such a manner that productivity and quality are maximized.

           In these interactive seminars Norm will discuss:

  •  Creating a well-defined finishing process
  • Abrasives and sanding
  • Stains & Sealers
  • Coatings – matching characteristics to your needs   
  • Spray equipment
    • Matching different types to your situation
    • Care & Maintenance
  • Application techniques -& why they matter
  • Drying
    • Temperature, humidity & air flow
    • Accelerated drying
  • “Green Finishing”
  • Problems: diagnosing and solving

 Tuesday, January 24th 2:30 – 5:30 Inn on Long Lake – Nanaimo

    Wednesday January 25th 2:30 – 5:30 Comfort Hotel – Victoria

   A registration fee of $20 (includes H.S.T.) must be received with your reservation to hold a spot for you or your finisher.

   Space is limited to 30 participants per seminar on a first reserved basis. Complimentary refreshments will be available.

Call Columbia Industrial Supplies at (250) 475- 2295 or (800) 606 – 2295 to register

     “YOUR ISLAND OWNED SUPPLIER OF THE FINEST WOOD FINISHES SINCE 1995”