Ordinary pump diesel is also an excellent parts cleaner. Slightly different
number on the Redwood
scale but just as effective as paraffin (kero)
----- Original Message -----
From: "Steven Preiss" <email@example.com>
To: "Shane Ingate" <firstname.lastname@example.org>; "Friends of Triumph"
Sent: Monday, January 14, 2008 4:24 AM
Subject: Re: [Fot] Cleaning parts
>I use kerosene, or paraffin as the English call it. Its use is called for in
> all the manuals from the time, and it actually is very user friendly, a good
> grease cutter, easy on the hands, reusable and economical. I also burn it in
> my garage heater with an additive that reduces odor.
> Steve P.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Shane Ingate" <email@example.com>
> To: "Friends of Triumph" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Sent: Tuesday, January 15, 2008 6:51 AM
> Subject: Re: [Fot] Cleaning parts
>> I have used Simple Green (and elbow grease) with great success for nearly
>> Both squirt bottle and large parts washer. It is useless on rotten carbs.
>> It is gentle on the hands, smells OK, and can be used by the missus around
>> I like the idea of using bio-diesel as a cleaner. Problem is, the nearest
>> bio-diesel is
>> 2 hours away from me. Sigh.
>> Shane Ingate in remote NM
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