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Methylated Spirit - Meths

Methylated Spirit - Meths
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Methylated Spirits is commonly known as Meths, Denatured Alcohol or Ethanol (Ethyl Alcohol), it is a virgin alcohol mixed with a small quantity of Methanol to make it unfit for consumption, and dyed purple.

Orders containing 5 litre Methylated Spirits will be delivered within 3 working days.

Also available: 4 x 5 litre.

It is a commonly used fuel in Meths burners on boats or outdoor heating and cooking. An alternative popular heating fuel used in greenhouse heaters and portable heaters is Paraffin, which we stock in 1x4L or 4x4L packs.

Methylated Spirits (Meths) can be used to thin spirit based stains, varnishes and paints, leaving your paint brushes overnight in a jar of Meths will enable them to be cleaned easily with warm soapy water the next day.

Furniture restorers and French Polishers regularly use Methylated Spirits when cleaning, removing wax and stripping furniture, as well as mixing with French polishes when finishing fine furniture.

Household cleaning using Methylated Spirits is a tried and tested application, including window and wipeboard cleaning.

Please see our Oil, Spirits and Solvents section for alternative spirits including White Sprits, Clean Spirits and Rustins Brush Cleaners.

Methylated Spirit - Meths Reviews

Feedback for has been compiled from 53 reviews.

Dates:Product:Score:Customer Comment:

Methylated Spirit - 5 litres

just what i needed........

Methylated Spirit - 5 litres

It does what I want in a dust mites spray

Methylated Spirit - 5 litres

Very good service happy to shop

Zorino Mops No 10 - 22mm dia Liberon Blonde Dewaxed Shellac Flakes - 250g Liberon Shellac Filler Sticks Medium - Pack 3 Methylated Spirit - 5 litres


Methylated Spirit - 5 litres

Perfect product at the good price.

Methylated Spirit - 5 litres

Best price for methylated spirit. much cheaper than those small bottles sold mostly.

Methylated Spirit - 5 litres

Great value item and fast delivery

Rustins French Polish - 300ml Methylated Spirit - 5 litres Liberon Button Polish - 250ml Fiddes Supreme Wax Antique Brown - 400ml

Very good quality and price.

Delivery Information

 UK Mainland
 Standard Delivery

2-3 Days 1

FREE - Orders £40+
 DPD ExpressNext Working Day 1
£2.50 - Orders £40+
FREE - Orders £90+
 DPD Pre 12Mon-Fri Pre 12£9.95
 DPD Saturday Saturday 9:00-17:00 £9.95

 Scottish Highlands, Islands, Isle of Wight, Isle of Man

 Standard Delivery 3-4 Days £6.95
 DPD Express2 Day£14.95
 Northern Ireland
 Standard Delivery3-4 Days £9.95
 DPD Express2 Day£19.95
 Republic of Ireland and Channel Islands
 Standard Delivery 3-4 Days£14.95
 DPD Express2 Day£19.95

1 Order online before 5pm Monday - Friday for same day dispatch.

Highland Postcodes:
AB30-38, AB44-56, FK17-21, G83, IV (all), KW0-14, PH17-32, PH34-48
Aberdeenshire, Angus, Argyllshire, Ayrshire, Caithness, Highland, Invernes-shire, Perthshire, Ross-shire, Stirlingshire

Offshore Postcodes:
BT (all), HS1-9, IM (all), KA27-28, KW15-99, PA20-99, PH33, PH49-99, PO30-41, ZE (all)
Northern Ireland, Republic of Ireland, Isle of Man, Isle of Wight, Channel Islands and Scottish Islands

Window Cleaning and Whiteboard Cleaning:
Mix a solution of 50% Meths and 50% water and pour into a spray bottle. Spray onto the window glass or whiteboard and clean off with paper kitchen towel for a clean smear free window or whiteboard. This is particularly good when a permanent marker pen has been used on your whiteboard.

Available in: 250ml, 1 litre, 2 litre or 5 litre

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