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#6466413 - 09/24/16 04:01 PM Will cleaning chem's go bad??
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Do all the chemicals, solvents, oils, etc we use lose effectiveness over a long time?
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#6466573 - 09/24/16 06:45 PM Re: Will cleaning chem's go bad?? [Re: Buzzsaw]
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As long as they're kept in the container, I think they'd be good for a lifetime or more.
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#6466738 - 09/24/16 08:00 PM Re: Will cleaning chem's go bad?? [Re: RiverRider]
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Originally Posted By: RiverRider
As long as they're kept in the container, I think they'd be good for a lifetime or more.


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#6466837 - 09/24/16 08:46 PM Re: Will cleaning chem's go bad?? [Re: Buzzsaw]
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When I read the title I was thinking someone prob mixed a bunch of solvents and created a bomb
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#6466844 - 09/24/16 08:47 PM Re: Will cleaning chem's go bad?? [Re: SapperTitan]
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Originally Posted By: SapperTitan
When I read the title I was thinking someone prob mixed a bunch of solvents and created a bomb
thought it said when cleaning chems go bad
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#6467155 - 09/25/16 08:14 AM Re: Will cleaning chem's go bad?? [Re: Buzzsaw]
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I wouldn't necessarily trust old lubes and solvents. A lot of them are hygroscopic, and although their rust-inhibiting properties will probably keep any damage from occurring, the water absorbed might actually cause rust. I'd think this would be a greater problem with volatiles that wi evaporate quickly, but leave behind the water.

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#6467158 - 09/25/16 08:16 AM Re: Will cleaning chem's go bad?? [Re: Buzzsaw]
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I hope not. I bought 3 bottles of hoppes copper remover for $1 each on clearance at Walmart. I'll never go through that much. But they retail for $9 each. Couldn't pass it up.
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