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Originally Posted by FrankenPC
Problem with H2O2 is that's it's chemically reactive. It's an oxidizer. Won't leave any trace when it's dried up (not conductive when dry). But, it might have eaten away at any metal it touched.
Like I said, I know nothing about chemistry, would you say its corrosive enough that it would be dangerous to use it in this application (as a tif remover)? If so, ill stop suggesting it, though I have never had any problem with it.
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I always use Kleen Strip S-L-X denatured alcohol, you can pick it up at Wal-Mart in the paint section. It'll take that pink crap off fast.
    
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I always use Kleen Strip S-L-X denatured alcohol, you can pick it up at Wal-Mart in the paint section. It'll take that pink crap off fast.
Thanks! I used Hydrogen Peroxide and it kinda worked.
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