Retarder Thinner #345
RETARDER THINNER #345 is a slow drying thinner not interfering with urethane reaction performed by a wide range of evaporation. It is suitable for polyurethane, nitrocellulose, acid curing as well as for solvent based stain series.
The blend of solvents used in its formulations enables a perfect dilution and film formation even with hot water.
Available in 4 lit (Usg), 20 lit (Pail) and 200 lit (Drum)
Keep the container tightly closed. Shelf life is unlimited in close container. Keep away from direct sunlight and other sources of heat or ignition; do not smoke in storage areas.
RETARDER THINNER # 345 contains flammable solvents. Always use protective gloves and eye goggles when handling this product. It is highly recommended to provide proper ventilation on working area. If contact with skin or splash in eyes, wash with fresh water and seek medical assistance.
Appearance – Visibility – Clear
Specific Gravity – ASTM D 1475 – 0.96 kg/li.
Colour (Say bolt) – ASTM D 1209 – +30
Boiling Point – ASTM D 850 – 146°C
Copper Corrosion – ASTM D 849 – none
Acidity – ASTM D 1613 – < 0.03 %
Non-aromatics – 40%
Flash Points – IP 170 – 46°C
RETARDER Thinner #345 is a mixture of aromatic hydrocarbon, esters and ethers. It is recommended for polyurethane varnishes as a premium solvent due to its average evaporation.