Diggers Shellite is a flammable hydrocarbon solvent used primarily as lighter fuel. (Also known as Recosol R55.)
Fuel for Shellite stoves, torches and lanterns.
Colourless liquid with a paraffinic, sweet odour.
A weak solvent that is unlikely to affect the surface of most materials.
Performs well in situations requiring a solvent that evaporates quickly with no residue.
Solvency high solvency of greases and oils means it can be used to clean surfaces prior to painting.