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Penetrating Oil #13849925 01/17/21 07:56 PM
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How would you like to make your own to loosen them nuts and bolts? Two ingredients.....Kerosene and Motor oil.
I do not know the exact ratio but to start with..try 20ozs of kerosene to 1/4 cup of motor oil. Without wasting it.....get a
10cc syringe w/ 40ga. needle or even an eye dropper. thumb


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Re: Penetrating Oil [Re: V-Bottom] #13849941 01/17/21 08:06 PM
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ATF, not motor oil.


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Re: Penetrating Oil [Re: Cast] #13855362 01/21/21 07:09 PM
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Originally Posted by Cast
ATF, not motor oil.

Curious, can you support why motor oil wont work, or why ATF is better?

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Just straight diesel fuel is best penetrating oil.


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Originally Posted by redchevy
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ATF, not motor oil.

Curious, can you support why motor oil wont work, or why ATF is better?


The oil acts as a carrier for the kero.


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Re: Penetrating Oil [Re: V-Bottom] #13855695 01/21/21 11:07 PM
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There are several good You Tube videos. They taught me that time makes them all much better.

Re: Penetrating Oil [Re: V-Bottom] #13855791 01/22/21 12:49 AM
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50% ATF to 50% Acetone, published in a magazine years ago and tested against all the major brands.

Re: Penetrating Oil [Re: V-Bottom] #13856010 01/22/21 03:39 AM
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PB B'laster works great but it has the most awful smell! hammer

Kroil is great but it's not an aerosol. cheers


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Yep. I use Kroil oil. Also PB Blaster. No need to mess with anything else unless its something that has to be submerged and soaked in a pan.

Re: Penetrating Oil [Re: grout-scout] #13857174 01/23/21 01:09 AM
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Originally Posted by grout-scout
50% ATF to 50% Acetone, published in a magazine years ago and tested against all the major brands.

My go to and the best for years


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Re: Penetrating Oil [Re: V-Bottom] #13857797 01/23/21 03:53 PM
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I have used a lot of Kroil over the years but seems like the nozzle gets stopped up a lot. PB Blaster is cheaper and available at Wally World so use it now. Both seem to work good on rust.


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