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Old 01-09-2019, 09:40 PM
tofor tofor is offline
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Frankly, I think it's a terrible idea.
Good Grief, it *sounds* like a terrible idea. My internet sarcasm communicator must be broken. Simply having some lye around the house is hardly "well on my way". Don't worry, you have thoroughly talked me out of attempting this project just by describing what it would entail.

On the other hand, if I could just find some beaver anal glands, maybe that process is more approachable...
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Old 01-14-2019, 01:36 AM
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Luckily for you, this is exactly the sort of thing I'm supposed to use my ACS member access benefits for. If I've got this right, the procedure is basically: (15 pages of every freaking chemical in the world)
Oh, that recipe. My grandma used Hydropropyl Thiolate instead of the cyclohexane for a sweeter finish.

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