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How to make Ed's Red

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Postby cyrixoutside » Sun Jul 06, 2008 5:03 pm


mixed up my first batch of ed's red today. i got castrol TQ D ATF (its dexron IID) lab grade 99 % acetone and paint thinner.

stuff seems to work well.



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Re: How to make Ed's Red

Postby mundaire » Wed Feb 25, 2009 3:29 pm

KB article restored, please see the first post in this thread.

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Re: How to make Ed's Red

Postby birbrar » Sat Apr 22, 2017 8:19 am

I am using Ed for last 5-7 yrs I use lab grade acetone , I have ATF and tarpentene , Guys there is no use of adding thinner if u r using lab grade acetone .

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Recently I tried compressor oil and acetone it works equally well the compressor oil I am posting is colourless and lab grade acetone is also colourless so no stains .No need of adding tarpentene as compressor oil is already thin and have solvent properties as well as lubrication . Mixing ratio is 75% compressor oil and 25% acetone. ImageImage

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