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Old 10-16-2015, 07:32 PM
Dan Farmer Dan Farmer is offline
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Default Re: Ratio of Lye to vinegar for neutrilizing

Originally Posted by Serge_G View Post
How about using commercial muriatic acid?
Sounds like fire and gasoline to me. Hydrochloric (aka muriatic) acid is some powerful stuff! Mixed with lye, you would have one helluva reaction. Ever mix simple baking soda with vinegar when you were a kid? I may be wrong, but I'd expect something similar but much stronger, along with a lot of heat.
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