osmo rapid

Osmo Polyx-Oil Rapid – the original Hardwax-Oil 2.5 litre


Interior Product

Product information: Polyx¨ Oil Rapid The Original Hardwax-Oil, fast drying


Osmo Polyx¨- Oil Rapid is a professional, clear, fast drying, satin-matt (3232) floor finish for all wooden floors (solid wood floors, laminated flooring, oriented strand-board etc.. Can also be used on cork floors and for terracotta and other unglazed tiles. It is also well suited for the treatment of furniture surfaces (ie. table tops).

Product Description

The Osmo Polyx¨-Oil Rapid surface is extremely tough and hard-wearing. It is water-repellent and dirt-resistant. The finish is resistant against wine, beer, cola, coffee, tea, fruit juices, milk and water etc. when dry according to DIN 68861 – 1C (German Industrial Norm).

Dirt can easily be removed without trace. Renovating, even partially, is easy. Just clean and re-treat worn areas: No sanding, no repair marks, no removal of previous Polyx¨-Oil finish.The wear resistance of floors treated with Osmo Polyx¨-Oil even exceeds that of conventional parquet seals and varnishes.

Osmo Polyx¨-Oil Rapid is based on natural vegetable oils and waxes. It is micro-porous and does not crack, flake, peel or blister. Therefore it is an ideal treatment even in rooms with high humidity.Osmo Polyx¨-Oil Rapid is very easy to apply: Only two thin coats no primer!.

The short drying time allows both coats within one day.

It is of a creamy consistence (thixotropic). The satin-matt sheen can be intensified by slight polishing. Grain and texture of the wood are accentuated. A wooden floor which has been treated with Osmo Polyx¨-Oil will become more beautiful and valuable with age. Product based on natural oil and wax

Osmo Polyx¨-Oil Rapid is based on natural vegetable oils and waxes. Natural oils and waxes penetrate deeply into the wood, keeping it elastic and healthy, and preventing it from getting dry and brittle. The wood is allowed to breathe. Moisture can evaporate. Shrinking and swelling are reduced.

Health and environment

Osmo Polyx¨-Oil Rapid does not contain biocides nor preservatives. It is safe for man, animal and plant when dry and complies with German DIN 53160 (fast to perspiration and saliva) and EURO-NORM EN 71 (suitable for children’s toys).


For all interior wooden floors. Also very well suited for cork and OSB (oriented strand board) floors, terracotta and other unglazed tiles. For dark hardwood floors like Jatoba, Meranti, WengŽ, Merbau, etc. use Osmo Wood Wax Finish Clear Extra Thin (Trial application recommended). Osmo Polyx¨-Oil Rapid can also be used to advantage on wooden furniture, table tops etc.

Colour shade 3232 clear, satin-matt

Coverage 1 litre = approx. 12 m2, two coats = approx. 20 m2, one coat


Osmo Polyx¨-Oil Rapid can be applied over all Osmo Waxes, Osmo Wood Protector and Osmo Clear Oil Finish. Corrosion

Method of application

Osmo Polyx¨-Oil Rapid is ready to use. Please do not thin – stir well. Apply with a Floor brush or Roller and brush set

Drying time

At least 4-5 hours – provide good ventilation (Osmo wood finishes dry by oxidation and therefore need air).Dust dry – after approx. 2 hours.For cork surfaces the drying time can be 12 hours or longer.


For daily maintenance a duster, mop or vacuum cleaner will be sufficient. An electric floor polisher is very useful.Floors treated with Osmo Polyx¨- Oil Rapid can be cleaned with water (containing Osmo WASH AND CARE). For persistent stains, remove with Osmo Liquid Wax Cleaner (also available as Spray). This will also revive the appearance of the surface. When the surface becomes a little dull apply a thin coat of Osmo Polyx¨- Oil Rapid and wipe with cloth or electric floor polisher. Clean floor prior to re-finishing.


Can be stored up to 5 years or longer if can is full and tightly closed. If thickened by frost, it will regain its consistency under normal temperatures within 24 – 36 hours.


Low odour (vegetable oil), odourless when dry. The dried Polyx¨- Oil is safe for human, animal and plant.