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Where can I buy isopropyl alcohol? #815941
12th Aug 2013 10:52pm
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Does anyone know where I can buy isopropyl alcohol? In USA it's known as rubbing alcohol (it's the stuff that a doctor rubs on the spot where he's about to give an injection) and can be bought freely from pharmacies etc, but so far a search in Boots and Asda proved fruitless.

If mixed with washing up liquid and water it gives granite worktops a real shine.



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Re: Where can I buy isopropyl alcohol? [Re: Elizabeth] #815948
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Trust you to know Zipper, anything ti do with alcohol :-)

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Re: Where can I buy isopropyl alcohol? [Re: Elizabeth] #815951
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I use IPA every day as a cleaner on circuit boards (and in an ultrasonic bath does wonders for jewellery ).

The spray stuff you can get from Maplin, if you want it in a liquid form I can see how much we pay for it and pick you some up.

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Thanks smile I'd better set up an ebay account.

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Originally Posted by TheDr
I use IPA every day as a cleaner on circuit boards (and in an ultrasonic bath does wonders for jewellery ).

The spray stuff you can get from Maplin, if you want it in a liquid form I can see how much we pay for it and pick you some up.


That'd be great please, let me know how much it costs firsts though smile

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you can also get it from the chemist, i think it has to be signed for.

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I use this stuff, its in a pump spray rather than aerosol:

http://www.euroffice.co.uk/i/8jz1/A...Base&utm_medium=ShoppingComp&s=1


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