Use oil-based paints and varnishes for a tough, durable finish that should last for years.
What does OB stand for?
OB stands for Oil-Based
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We have 18 other meanings of OB in our Acronym Attic
- Octave Band
- Odense Boldklub (Danish soccer club)
- Off Break (cricket)
- Office of Budget
- Official Building
- Official Business
- Ogre Battle (game)
- Oh Baby
- Ohne Befund (German: Results Negative)
- Ohne Binde (German: without a pad; tampon brand)
Samples in periodicals archive:
OIL-BASED paints and varnishes tend to dry slowly, but sometimes nothing else will do.
Cognis has launched Dehydran SE 1, a high-performing, "green" alternative to mineral oil-based defoamers, in the European market.
Men who had used an oil-based lubricant were more than three times as likely to report breakage.
The discoloration will have happened because you used an oil-based white paint, which tends to yellow over time.