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What do you use to clean Devcon off measuring spoons, etc.??

 
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Old 03-02-2010, 09:00 AM
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What do you use to clean Devcon off measuring spoons, etc.??

I really like the Devcon 10110 but I don't know what to use to clean it off the measuring containers. I've been using one set for resin, another set for hardener, wiping them as clean as I can with a paper towel, and storing them in seperate containers. I was wondering if there is anything that will clean the resin and hardener off that won't eat the plastic measuring spoons?

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Old 03-02-2010, 04:33 PM
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Re: What do you use to clean Devcon off measuring spoons, etc.??

Try alcohol, it will cut the devcon when it is still soft and should not dissolve the plastic.
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Re: What do you use to clean Devcon off measuring spoons, etc.??

butches bore shine works great.
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Old 03-02-2010, 05:26 PM
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Re: What do you use to clean Devcon off measuring spoons, etc.??

I wonder if it is the aummonia in the boreshine ... if so, some household aummonia might work. I'll give that a try. I also have some methanol that I use to clean off the release agent - I'll try that too. Two good suggestions.

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Old 03-02-2010, 06:18 PM
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Re: What do you use to clean Devcon off measuring spoons, etc.??

Here's what Devcon recommends.


ITW Devcon | Clean | Parts

Also, you can get Stainless spoons at any restaurant supply.


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Old 03-02-2010, 08:15 PM
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Re: What do you use to clean Devcon off measuring spoons, etc.??

It's amazing what good old fashioned HOT and soapy water will do.

It's all I use for Devcon. Works great!

Simple green is the soap!
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Old 03-02-2010, 11:06 PM
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Re: What do you use to clean Devcon off measuring spoons, etc.??

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Originally Posted by NesikaChad View Post
It's amazing what good old fashioned HOT and soapy water will do.

It's all I use for Devcon. Works great!

Simple green is the soap!
Who'd a thunk it? I'll give that a try tomorrow.

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