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Old 10-06-2015, 04:03 PM  
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I was just curious if any of you guys know if there is a soap that can remove oil based poly and stain. I know there are thousand of methods of using different things to clean it off but I was wondering if there was a soap that does it. Just curious.



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What are you taking paint off of?


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I was just curious if any of you guys know if there is a soap that can remove oil based poly and stain. I know there are thousand of methods of using different things to clean it off but I was wondering if there was a soap that does it. Just curios.
No. Typically the only thing that really works is a stripper that contains methylene chloride. I've had poor results with any of the "safe" strippers, especially on polyurethane.
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What are you taking paint off of?
Off my hands. I thought this was obvious but I guess now that I read it again it doesn't sound obvious lol
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http://www.amazon.ca/Snap-Hand-Clean.../dp/B007HQXQXS
Snap isn't much more than a fine sand but it does clean the hands, just don't beleive what they say about not plugging drains, use it outside so you can rinse with the hose.
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Off my hands. I thought this was obvious but I guess now that I read it again it doesn't sound obvious lol
Try spraying your hands with some WD 40.
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http://www.amazon.ca/Snap-Hand-Clean.../dp/B007HQXQXS
Snap isn't much more than a fine sand but it does clean the hands, just don't beleive what they say about not plugging drains, use it outside so you can rinse with the hose.
http://m.lowes.com/pd/GOJO-128-fl-oz...Soap/999910903
I'm considering this stuff it's pumice soap so its like the snap but I just wasn't sure if it would remove the poly or stain
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Try spraying your hands with some WD 40.
Like I said before I was just wondering if there was a soap cus I always use chemicals like a paint thinner or lacquer thinner or even a nail polish remover but I go through a lot and I don't like putting the chemicals on my hands plus i have to use soap anyways.
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Thinners will enter the skin and will transport the other chemicals into the skin, never a good idea.
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How about some latex gloves?


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