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Discussion Forum : Building Materials - Section 3 (Q.No. 1)
The commonly used drying oil for oil paints, is
olive oil
linseed oil
kerosine oil
accetate of lead.
Answer: Option
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Suraj said:   7 years ago
For Oil paint vehicle used is Linseed oil.

For Enamel paint vehicle used is Varnish.

You are correct @Rana.

Gajan Rana said:   7 years ago
For drying Lead accetate and letharge are used. Answer is correct. Linseed oil is used as a vehicle not as a drier.

Subha said:   7 years ago
Some drying oils are Linseed oil, Poppy seed oil, Walnut oil, tung oil. Here the qb is "commonly used drying oil for oil paints" so the answer is LINSEED OIL.

Amit ami sharma said:   8 years ago
When exposed surfaces need to be dry quick for quick use.

Prashanth v said:   8 years ago
In which situations oil driers are used?

Jayesh said:   8 years ago
Drying oil is a kind of vegetable oil which drys in normal temperature. Linseed oil, Poppy oil, Walnut oil, Sunflower oil and Safflower oil are known as typical drying oil. Acetate of lead is a drying agent.

Uttam Singh said:   8 years ago
Why not use other oil?

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