Armi-Stain wiping stain is an easy-to-use, water-based stain availableĀ in a wide variety of standard colors that provide unparalleled depth and richness to all wood types. Armi-Stain applies evenly with essentially no grain raise and provides quick re-coat times. Armi-Stain can also be used as a spray-and-wipe stain, can be custom-tinted, and can be top-coated with virtually any water-, solvent- or oil-based clear finish.