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Make Your Own Penetrating Oil

In case of a major change in our life style that resulted in a collapse of society, we would be forced to improvise many things that we now take for granted.  Just simple things like loosening a rusty bolt would be a challenge to many of us, not being experienced mechanics.

Yesterday a friend sent me information on a study performed by Machinist’s Workshop magazine in their April 2007 issue.  They looked at different penetrating oils to see which one did the best job of removing a rusted bolt by measuring the pounds of torque required to loosen the bolt once treated.…

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