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    Quote Originally Posted by Zeeflyboy View Post
    Yeah so with that, to do 4.5asf as per caswell guide you would mix 1L of that to 3L distilled water.

    You can get 1L of 98% sulphuric acid on amazon for that price, but there is an argument to be made that buying battery acid is safer. Sulphuric Acid Pure (H2SO4) Min. 98% 1*Litre https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B013T3EO..._Nk74zbXPCQA3M

    If you go the 98% route needless to say you need to be effing careful with it, especially when mixing with water.
    Yea I only got chemical gloves and glasses. No HEV suit...

    Happy to just get the 33%.

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    Hmmmm Not looking great...



    Ill leave it in the dye for 15 mins and come back.

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    Ohhhhhhhhh




    Last edited by JOGARA; 13-04-2018 at 04:14 PM.

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    Great - glad we managed to dig to the bottom of the problem!

    good job :)

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    Just want to check.

    1L of 33% battery acid (I have 31-38%) mixed with 3L of water for 4.5asf?
    Last edited by JOGARA; 08-02-2018 at 02:57 PM.

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    Had the amazing, original idea of using one of these stone air things from fish tanks.

    Have to say, works really well.



    Last edited by JOGARA; 06-04-2018 at 10:18 PM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by JOGARA View Post
    one of these stone air things from fish tanks.
    That'll be an air stone ;-)

    Made me smile as it reminded me of a minibus driver I had last week, who took it upon himself to act tour guide.
    "This used to be the mine weighbridge, where they used to weigh things coming out the mine"
    Avoiding the rubbish customer service from AluminiumWarehouse since July '13.

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    Worked really well. The larger bubbles before sometimes caused me issues but this is great.

    Not 100% there yet. More practice and experimenting me thinks.

    Last edited by JOGARA; 13-04-2018 at 04:14 PM.

  10. Looking good.

    Can I just ask - what are you using for your cathode? (I did start setting myself up for anodizing but a squirrel ran past and I moved onto something else)

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    Wow the result is very good, nice work!

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