Re: [CR]Tricks I Never Learned #1 - Applying Liquid Latex

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Date: Fri, 31 Aug 2007 15:16:20 -0500
Subject: Re: [CR]Tricks I Never Learned #1 - Applying Liquid Latex
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From: "John Thompson" <>

Aldo Ross wrote:
> One thing I've always had trouble with - finding the right tool for
> applying Jevelot "Tire Life" to tubular sidewalls. I've tried using a
> brush a few times, but it always clogged-up before the job was complete,
> and I never found a way to remove the latex from the brush.
> For the past couple of decades I've used cotton swabs, but is there a
> better way? And what do I do with these 60 or 70 clogged brushes?

Household ammonia will dissolve latex.


John Thompson (
Appleton WI USA