A low odour solvent for the thinning of industrial and decorative paints and the cleaning of related application equipment.
For the thinning of the Firwood range of decorative paints. Customers are advised to refer to the Technical Information Sheet of the relevant paint to ensure compatibility with this solvent. The quantity to be used will vary dependent on the coating being applied and ambient temperatures. Do not over thin paint as this will lead to poor opacity and runs.
Please refer to Material Safety Data Sheet and Technical Information Sheet prior to the use of this product. See download tab.
Type: Aliphatic Hydrocarbons
Pack Size: 5 litres
Flash Point: 38ºC
Recommended Use: Customers are advised to refer to the relevant paint Technical Data Sheet for confirmation of the correct thinners for each product.
The quantity of thinners required will vary from one product/colour to another and the temperature at which the coating is used.
Over thinning of paints will cause runs to appear and reduce the protective properties of the material.
Paints are typically supplied ready to use and thinners are normally required for the cleaning of application equipment only.
If minor adjustment of the coating is required for application of the product this should not exceed 5-10% by volume.
The use of thinners may compromise the compliance of the coating with EC legislation on the VOC content of paints.
Please click here to download the Technical Information Sheet PDF.
Please click here to download the Material Safety Data Sheet PDF.