Long Oil Alkyd

Long oil alkyd resins are those that have an oil content greater than 55%, something that helps give a smooth brushing action. Long oil alkyd resins are soluble in aliphatic type solvents (white spirit):Also with proper usage of additives and processing techniques it can be made water thinnable as well.


Product Oil Oil Length Solvent Solid % Acid Value Viscosity at 30 c In FCB4 Uses
Unikyd L-60 Linseed oil 60 NA 99% 15 50 - 60
(50% MTO)
Letter press, Off set & Screen inks, High gloss paint enamels
Unikyd L-100 Linseed oil 60 NA 99% 15 120 - 140
(50% MTO)
Primers, Under coats, Architectural finishes, Industrial enamels
Unikyd D-100 Castor Oil 60 NA 99% 15 120 - 140
(50% MTO)
Primers, Under coats, Architectural finishes, Industrial enamels