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Unread 07-04-2006, 07:19 PM
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strange question

Has anybody ever heard of using mercury as a lead remover. Does it work, I was told if you fill the barrel of old smokey with liquid metal overnight it will disolve the lead deposits? [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/confused.gif[/img]
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    Unread 07-04-2006, 07:33 PM
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    Re: strange question

    Very TOXIC & expensive and does work.
    Just imagine mercury & lead in a liquid form at room temp.
    Next imagine it being absorbed into your blood stream through your skin. [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/shocked.gif[/img]

    My opinion, this is'nt worth messing with even if the bore is caked with lead.

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    Stick with quality solvents, a good bore guide, carbon cleaning stick, and elbow grease!! --Critter [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/grin.gif[/img]
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