Methyl Ethyl Ketone (MEK)

Thins Acrylics, Lacquers & Epoxies.

  • Dissolves resins, contact cement & adhesives
  • Thins acrylics, lacquers & epoxies
  • Degreases fibreglass repair tools

Quickly Dissolves, Thins & Degreases

Solvable Professional Grade MEK is an excellent solvent for dissolving resins and adhesives and for thinning fiberglass resins. It evaporates and dissolves quickly and is often used for thinning specialty coatings. MEK can be used for removing old finishes from wood surfaces, and for cleaning and preparing PVC plastic surfaces before applying glue. Always follow the manufacturer’s instructions for the correct amount of MEK required.

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Safe to use on most surfaces


  • Aluminum
  • Brass
  • Cement
  • Chrome
  • Concrete
  • Copper
  • Galvanized Metal
  • Glass
  • Iron
  • Paintbrushes
  • Spray Guns
  • Stainless Steel
  • Steel

Application Instructions

Before using eliminate heat and ignition sources such as sparks, open flames, hot surfaces and static discharge

Always test on an inconspicuous area first

Use As Per Label Directions

Methyl Ethyl Ketone (MEK) Packaging Specifications
Item # Unit/Case Pack UPC SCC14 MSDS
53-361 946 mL/6 056438533610 60056438533612
53-364 3.78 L/4 056438533641 40056438533649
53-368 18.9 L 056438533689 NA

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