Genuine gum turpentine is a biodegradable solvent used to dilute pine tar and linseed oil paints. The product also dissolves fat and other contaminants from the surface. Gum Turpentine is a very effective cleaner and disinfectant and is free from water and precipitation.
Auson Gum Turpentine contains, just like pine tar, several components which serves the woods need of protection. A traditional recipe for treatment of wood is one third each of gum turpentine, pine tar and linseed oil, raw or boiled.
More tips and advice for painting with pine tar paint can be found in our painting guide. Click here to get to it!