MagnaMax® H20

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Magna Max

MagnaMax® H20 pre-catalyzed waterborne polyurethane was developed to offer solvent-like performance in a shop-friendly, water-based formula. It’s the ideal choice for a shop that wants the appearance and durability of a solvent-borne finish along with the safety and clean-up benefits of a waterborne formula. MagnaMax® H20 is available in dull, satin, semi-gloss and gloss sheens.


  • Single component, pre-catalyzed polyurethane resin
  • Durability and appearance of a solvent-borne finish
  • Non-flammable, VOC compliant formula
  • Excellent chemical resistance
  • Great for cabinets, furniture, hardwood flooring and millwork
Product # SizeSheenContainerPDSSDSSell SheetsUPC
C199152-16 1 GallonDullCan035777881262
C199152-20 5 GallonDullPail035777881255
C199154-16 1 GallonSatinCan035777881293
C199154-20 5 GallonSatinPail035777881286
C199156-16 1 GallonSemi GlossCan035777881392
C199156-20 5 GallonSemi GlossPail035777881309
C199158-16 1 GallonGlossCan035777881330
C199158-20 5 GallonGlossPail035777881323
Purpose: Test the ability of the finish to withstand substances typically found in kitchens and bathrooms. MagnaMax® H20 pre-catalyzed waterborne polyurethane meets or exceeds AWI specifications for System 2 pre-catalyzed lacquer and System 8 water-based acrylic cross-linking chemical resistance. Contact and dry time of each chemical is in accordance with AWI and KCMA test procedures. Results VinegarExcellent Lemon JuiceExcellent Orange JuiceExcellent Grape JuiceExcellent KetchupExcellent CoffeeVery good Olive OilExcellent Boiling WaterExcellent Cold WaterExcellent Nail Polish RemoverExcellent Household AmmoniaExcellent VM&P NaphthaExcellent Isopropyl AlcoholVery Good Wine Excellent WindexExcellent 409 CleanerExcellent LysolExcellent 33% Sulfuric AcidExcellent 77% Sulfuric AcidFair 28% Ammonium HydroxideExcellent GasolineExcellent Murphy's Oil SoapExcellent Vodka 100 ProofExcellent 1% DetergentExcellent 10% TSPExcellent Ethanol/ WaterExcellent MustardExcellent AcetoneVery Good
"MagnaMax® H20 pre-catalyzed waterborne polyurethane has undergone rigorous quality testing to verify performance and application characteristics. The M.L. Campbell® laboratory has formulated MagnaMax® H20 to meet or exceed the required performance level established by KCMA for finishes. MagnaMax® H20 has been tested utilizing the following ASTM and KCMA test methods: 5 = Excellent, 4 = Very Good, 3 = Good, 2 = Fair, 1 = Poor. " Results Print ResistanceExcellent Hot & Cold Check ResistanceExcellent Cross HatchExcellent BlockingExcellent Wet Heat ResistanceExcellent Edge SoakExcellent

Additional information




Pre Catalyzed

Where to Use

MagnaMax® H20 is ideal for use on kitchen and bathroom cabinets, dormitory, household, and office furniture, paneling, hardwood flooring, and display fixtures.

Finish Type

Clear Topcoats

Greenguard View





Water Borne


Pre-Cat Lacquer


Water Borne