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Old 28 June 2013, 18:36   #11
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MEK, available from any plastic pipework suppliers. Pipeline Center, BSS, Glynwedd, Stokplas, etc.
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Old 29 June 2013, 02:28   #12
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Have you tried agricultural dealers?
I get Gun cleaner for washing out spray guns from our local place 15 a gallon.
I think its re-distilled volatiles from re-cycled paint. mainly toluene and xylene according to the MSDS sheet.
can be used as thinners too for agricultural paints where rolls royce quality finish isn't needed.
Its in unbranded cans but comes from sparex or tecaloy i think.
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Old 29 June 2013, 03:25   #13
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I once used some cellulose thinners to clean up an old hypalon zodiac that had faded in the sun
It cleaned it up ok just using a rag but don't rub too hard as on the 2 nd clean a few months later it started to go deep and take the top layer off so just beware if its got a few years on it .
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Old 29 June 2013, 18:20   #14
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well got t mek and the thinners and spent t afternoon gluing, mek seems to dry off faster and leaves no smell on t fabric like t thinners does, anyhow all patches on, 2 top wear patches and 1 on t bottom of each tube where t cone meets tube meets fiberglass so fingers crossed all be ok, I ll let it sit now for a week I suppose to give it t best chance, thanks all
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