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Nice price, and unit, and site suggests if I order today, March 5 delivery
 

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No idea when it'll show up...says 'free 2 day delivery' and also 'by March 5'

I gotta figure out what cleaning solution I want to put in it. I've read mineral spirits work pretty well, but I'm not crazy about having that heated up in my garage.
 

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I have used a smaller one with a little Tide in it for chainsaw carbs for a while now. Works very well.
 

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looks nice, let us know how you like it once you have a chance to use it. I might get one to clean bicycle cassettes and misc greasy car parts.
 

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I’ve used “LA totally awesome cleaner” in ultrasonic units for carb And other parts

Can buy it at the dollar store - works great
 

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Got a tracking number today, supposed to arrive Wednesday! I was thinking Simple Green might be a good thing to try also. I've heard of the LA cleaner too, good suggestion.
 

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Some paint stores might have 'Varsol' but you have to supply your own container, at least at my Norfolk Paint Store.
It is the cleaning solution in garage/commerical/Snap-On parts cleaner.
 

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Lots of videos on them and many people use simple green diluted. I don’t have one but would like one, just not playing with carbs lately. Hope you can post some before and after photos.
 

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I used a large bottle of pinesol (diluted 1:1 I think) in a 5 gallon bucket for my quadrajet. Let it sit overnight, and I only had to touch up a few spots with a small brush with minimal effort. So that might work well as a cleaning agent. I also sprayed simple green on a transmission and it looked almost brand new when I got done with that. They are both good degreasers. Let us know how your new toy works!
 

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Thinking about the chemistry I would give dishwasher detergent (Cascade) a go. Most water based solvent baths are high pH (10ish) and full of surfactants and modifiers. I would work my way through a concentration that was effective but just mild enough not to etch aluminum parts. Heat improves efficacy significantly.
 

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looks nice, let us know how you like it once you have a chance to use it. I might get one to clean bicycle cassettes and misc greasy car parts.
I got one just for this purpose, I de-greased my chain and cassette when I went to a "wax based" lube, (which is a whole discussion in itself)
 

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I purchased a cleaner on Monday and should receive it this coming Monday. Checked the price today and they are $169.71 for the same cleaner.
 

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I purchased a cleaner on Monday and should receive it this coming Monday. Checked the price today and they are $169.71 for the same cleaner.
Well crap, I should have jumped on it. Guess I can keep an eye out for a price drop.
 

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If it is the same machine then $55.00 to $169.71 is a H*** of a price increase. I will watch the price as well. Can always use another toy.
 

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Probably because of gas prices. Haha. I watched the gas price raise 20 cents right before my eyes yesterday. That's a hell of a jump for both.
 

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Nice buy...and the wife won't get mad anymore for using the dish washer for parts 🤣 🤣 🤣

not my dishwasher....

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