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Dye Concentrates


These dyes are available in highly concentrated liquid form in either water or solvent base. For staining unfinished wood or adding transparent coloring to the new water-based lacquers, we recommend using the water-based dyes. For tinting lacquer (and other organic solvent finishes) use the MEK-based or acetone-based dyes. Do not interchange the dye base/finish base as it will cause chemical incompatibility problems. The base solvent of the dyes (either acetone or methyl ethyl ketone -MEK) can be used to further dilute our dye concentrates if necessary.

*When using the water-based dye, be sure you mix it in distilled water prior to adding it to the finish.

We are closing these dyes out, so get them while you can. 

See Safety Data Sheet for Acetone-based dye concentrate, blue, FMDYBL.  

CAUTION: It is the obligation of the purchaser to understand the local ordinances pertaining to finishes and finishing with respect to both product and application. All the products on this page are considered hazardous and must be shipped via ground service. The water-based products are included in this restriction.

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SKU Product Name In Stock Each  
FMDYWRF Water-based, dye concentrate, red, 2 oz.
Yes $13.66
FMDYWYF Water-based, dye concentrate, yellow, 2 oz.
Yes $13.66
FMDYWBRF Water-based, dye concentrate, brown, 2 oz.
Yes $13.66
FMDYWBKF Water-based, dye concentrate, black, 2 oz.
Yes $13.66
FMDYBL Acetone-base, dye concentrate, blue, 2oz.
Yes $6.98
FMDYMEKBR MEK-based, dye concentrate, brown, 2 oz.
Yes $6.98
FMDYMEKBK MEK-based, dye concentrate, black, 2 oz.
No $6.98