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The best Chainsaw soap and what ratio ?

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  1. junkman

    junkman Crush it

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    What kind of soap is the best for cleaning saws and what ratio ?
     
  2. Keith Gandy

    Keith Gandy Maxima K2 32:1 87efree

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    Easy peasy!! RED ARMOR SOAP! :eek::DIts red and 1oz makes 8000 gallons of solution
     
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    You know you like dirty saw's !!:D:D
     
  4. jakethesnake

    jakethesnake I Am The Snake

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  5. jakethesnake

    jakethesnake I Am The Snake

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    I put mine in the bathtub with me Then turtle wax ice them bitches
     
  6. Keith Gandy

    Keith Gandy Maxima K2 32:1 87efree

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    Honda GX200 with a Cat Triplex pump pushin about 3200psi @ 3.2
     
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  7. Keith Gandy

    Keith Gandy Maxima K2 32:1 87efree

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    Classic turtle wax or the new turtle wax ice? The ice is bad stuff!!
     
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    lucas spray wax is better.
    i use a pressure washer to clean my saws don't need any soap.
     
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  9. jakethesnake

    jakethesnake I Am The Snake

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    Always ice.
     
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    jakethesnake I Am The Snake

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    Air hose at 100 psi
     
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  11. Keith Gandy

    Keith Gandy Maxima K2 32:1 87efree

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    I like 160! Pops old paint off crankcase:eek::D
     
  12. T.Roller

    T.Roller Huffy and Puffy, Roll Tighter Tater....

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    Sulfuric Acid works great lol
     
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  13. P.M.P.

    P.M.P. G.F.Y.

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    Don't forget to rub some acetone on the hard to get areas.
     
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    T.Roller Huffy and Puffy, Roll Tighter Tater....

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    Ah yes thank you for adding that
     
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    Steam genny, 3,000 psi with 220 F water, no soap needed, no rubbin no brushing, squeaky clean saws!
     
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    If you tell you Husqvarna you will put it in the shop with the big mean Stihls they will piss themself clean!

    Baby shampoo is the best cleaner for chainsaws.
     
  17. jb-chainsaws

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    That sounds a lot easier! I've been using a magnesium safe degreaser recently, strip parts and dump them in a bucket of it for a few hours. Rinse off and blast with the air hose
     
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  18. TJ the Chainsaw Mechanic

    TJ the Chainsaw Mechanic Old Homelites rule!

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    Simple green ,brush and a hose.
     
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    Sounds like me cleaning pontoons that sat in the lake since 2003. I tried every acid out there. Finally got them somewhat clean after using three different acids to eat the calcium off!
     
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