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    Is the paraffin and acetone polar and
    Turps non polar
    Made some Ed's red just left out acetone will add when needed

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    Quote Originally Posted by piglet View Post
    A-R
    Is the paraffin and acetone polar and
    Turps non polar
    Made some Ed's red just left out acetone will add when needed
    I don't know about the polarity. I will only use acetone where I don't need to touch it, I like to keep the stronger solvents away from my skin and sinusses.

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    Isn't Benzine and Benzene different chems?

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    Quote Originally Posted by R Scholtz View Post
    Isn't Benzine and Benzene different chems?
    Exactly!
    Benzine is aliphatic, benzene is aromatic.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Epsilon View Post
    Exactly!
    Benzine is aliphatic, benzene is aromatic.
    https://www.differencebetween.com/di...-vs-benzine-2/

    Did not know there was even a difference, the things you learn everyday...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Epsilon View Post
    Exactly!
    Benzine is aliphatic, benzene is aromatic.
    Which is why some people consider spelling to be important...

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    Quote Originally Posted by zguy View Post
    https://www.differencebetween.com/di...-vs-benzine-2/

    Did not know there was even a difference, the things you learn everyday...
    You and me both

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    Quote Originally Posted by Theron2033 View Post
    Toluene or xylene are often used as safer alternatives, although also toxic, just less so

    where can tolulene be obtained I am looking for some for another aplication

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    Quote Originally Posted by geopat View Post
    where can tolulene be obtained I am looking for some for another aplication
    Specialist chemical and hardware store.
    Whereabouts are you based?

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    Quote Originally Posted by BBT View Post
    Specialist chemical and hardware store.
    Whereabouts are you based?
    Im in Cape Town been checking hardware stores but the guys havent heard of it haha

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