oil stain


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oil stain

[′ȯil ‚stān]
(materials)
Thin oil paint with very little pigment, used to stain wood surfaces.

oil stain

A stain containing dye or pigment mixed with oil or oil varnish which penetrates the surface to be finished.
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Renew Oil Stain Remover has no harmful ingredients, no solvent and is environmentally safe.
Singapore Airlines said it does not know whether the oil stains found in its engines have any connection to the engine oil leaks found on Qantas, but was temporarily pulling the planes from service as a precaution.
Politics, particularly in the face of defeat, is about gestures: the filibuster, the oil stain, the photo of a Rush Limbaugh book display that garners Davis's tersest comment, "Enough said."
To preserve the natural color of the wood, use an exterior semitransparent oil stain. It seals the wood while allowing the grain and color variations to show through.
Semi-transparent oil stains contain pigments as well as water repellents, so they provide a uniform color and protect the wood from moisture and sunlight.
Choosing a protection that is breathable and resistant to both water and oil stains is beneficial due to the regular exposure in kitchens to cooking oils and wine as well as bathroom contaminants such as soaps and body oils.
I tried to capture the vehicles, particularly those covered by protective shrouds, and also took note of the colors and the textures of the concrete, the oil stains on the asphalt, the layers of detritus accumulated over time.
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We want to provide a natural navigation point for the next generation of automotive technicians, and pave the path into the Mercedes-Benz family.' Treiber stressed that the automotive technicians of today need more specialised training than ever before: 'Long gone are the days of the oil stained mechanic wrenching away in a greasy workshop.
QCOULD you advise what would be the best thing to remove oil stains from the slabs on my drive as my son's car engine has leaked on it.
It is also able to remove oil stains and suitable for all of dry-cleanable fabrics.
A different dilution ramps up for stronger, industrial applications such as cleaning metal parts, removing crude oil stains, washing oil field rigs and stripping latex.