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== Description ==
 
== Description ==
  
[The Lion Co., Louisville, KY] A brand name for a colorless, hydrocarbon-based [[solvent|solvent]] mixture used to clean artist paint brushes. Silicoil is a mixture of [[kerosene|kerosene]], [[mineral%20spirits|mineral spirits]], and distilled [[turpentine%20%28oil%29|turpentine]]. The solution can be used for cleaning [[oil%20paint|oil]], [[acrylic%20paint|acrylic]], and other water-base paints from brushes without the addition of [[soap|soap]].
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[The Lion Co., Louisville, KY] A brand name for a colorless, hydrocarbon-based [[solvent|solvent]] mixture used to clean artist paint brushes. Silicoil is a mixture of [[kerosene|kerosene]], [[mineral%20spirits|mineral spirits]], and distilled [[turpentine%20%28oil%29|turpentine]]. The solution can be used for cleaning [[oil%20paint|oil]], [[acrylic colors|acrylic]], and other water-base paints from brushes without the addition of [[soap|soap]].
  
 
== Other Properties ==
 
== Other Properties ==

Latest revision as of 10:32, 11 August 2020

Silicoil Brush Cleaning fluid

Description

[The Lion Co., Louisville, KY] A brand name for a colorless, hydrocarbon-based Solvent mixture used to clean artist paint brushes. Silicoil is a mixture of Kerosene, Mineral spirits, and distilled turpentine. The solution can be used for cleaning oil, acrylic, and other water-base paints from brushes without the addition of Soap.

Other Properties

Miscible with most other hydrocarbon solvents. Insoluble in water.

Viscosity = 1.5-1.7

Hazards and Safety

Flammable.  Flash point = 127 F 

Harmful if swallowed.  Inhalation and contact may cause irritation.

Sources Checked for Data in Record

  • MSDS Sheet Comment: 4/1/01
  • Website address 1 Comment: www.thelioncompany.com