Economical thinner designed specifically for clean up/flushing of paint guns, paint pots, spray & manual equipment & rollers. Used for epoxy, nitrocellulose & urethane coatings, clean up, & pre-painting wipe down. High KV value thinner for a great all-around clean up, wash-up flush solvent.
General Purpose Shipyard Thinner
General Purpose Shipyard Thinner is an economical thinner designed specifically for clean up and flushing applications in the paint and coatings industry. Formulated with highly active solvents for strong cutting power, the General Purpose Shipyard Thinner is a favorite for most painting professionals.
For use in cleaning and flushing of paint guns, paint pots, spray equipment, manual paint rollers and equipment the General Purpose Shipyard Thinner can be used for epoxy, nitrocellulose and urethane coatings clean up or pre-painting wipe down.
With the General Purpose Shipyard Thinner we created a balanced formula of ketones, aromatics and ester solvents to give our customers the best of high KV value (cutting power) along with an economic price point offering the best of both worlds for a great all-around clean up, wash-up flush solvent.
Shipbuilders agree that it’s strong enough to get the job done and keep their equipment in tip top condition and economical enough to know they are getting the best value for their money.
Appearance: Clear (APHA 10-15)
Odor: Characteristic solvent
Ketone content: 20% - 25%
Aromatic content: 20% - 25%
Ester (acetate) content: 20% - 25%
Physical and Chemical Properties
Specific Gravity (25/25°C): 0.834 ± 0.015
Density (Lbs/Gal) 6.94
Distillation Range, (°C, D86):
Initial Boiling Point: 133°F, min
Dry Point: 340°F, max
Flash Point (TCC): 0°F
Solubility in Water: ~38%
Percent Soilds (%,wt) 0%
Percent Volatile (%,wt) 100%
Water Content (%,wt) 0%
Air Quality Data
Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC’s): 80.0 %(vol) 676 grams/Liter
81.1 %(wt) 5.6 Pounds/Gallon
Hazardous Air Pollutants (HAP’s): 79.0 %(vol) 666 grams/Liter
80.0 %(wt) 5.6 Pounds/Gallon