Entries by Melody Weckel

The Importance of Acetone in Lacquer Thinner

Acetone is a key ingredient in most lacquer thinners including Ecolink’s Lacquer Thinner #11, Lacquer Thinner #48, and Lacquer Thinner #51. Acetone is an important component in every type of lacquer thinner product, because as a solvent acetone is a very strong and effective cleaning agent. Common Applications Acetone is useful to prep surfaces prior […]

IPA 99% Compared To IPA 70%

  The Differences Between IPA 99% and IPA 70% IPA 99% or Isopropyl alcohol 99% is used in many applications as a powerful cleaning agent and method of preservation. IPA 70% is not the same as IPA 99%. IPA 70% is found in common household products such as rubbing alcohol. IPA General Information Rubbing alcohol […]

Isopropyl Alcohol As An Electronics Cleaner

About IPA 99% Isopropyl Alcohol 99% can be utilized for a variety applications. It is very useful for both professional and consumer use. IPA 99% is a highly effective industrial cleaner and degreaser. IPA 99% is incredibly fast drying and possesses powerful solvency. These qualities enable IPA 99% to be ideal as a cleaner for […]

The Differences Between Lacquer Thinner #11, Lacquer Thinner #48, and Lacquer Thinner #51

  Lacquer #11 is comprised of Toluene, Methanol, and Acetone, while Lacquer #51’s components are Toluene, Acetone, Methanol, and 2-Butoxyethanol, and Lacquer #48 is made up of Toluene, acetone, MEK, and 2-Butoxyethanol. These lacquer thinners share many qualities, but key distinctions show that they have differing effects and applications. Lacquer thinner 48 and 51 both […]

Glycol TPM And Glycol DPM Compared

What is Tripropylene Glycol Methyl Ether? Glycol TPM or Tripropylene Glycol Methyl Ether is a mixture of organic compounds typically utilized as a solvent in stamp pad inks, ballpoint pens, and felt-tip pen inks. Glycol TPM can also be used as a coupling agent and solvent in paint, varnish, and rust removers. What is Dipropylene […]