A high-quality, fast drying linseed oil. Baltic oil naturally has a high number (190-200) because of the warm growing conditions in the region. Baltic oil was used as a standard to measure the drying power of other oils (Brady 1971).
Synonyms and Related Terms
aceite del báltico (Esp.)
G.S.Brady, Materials Handbook, 10th edition, McGraw-Hill, New York, 1971.
Sources Checked for Data in Record
- G.S.Brady, Materials Handbook, McGraw-Hill Book Co., New York, 1971 Comment: p. 457