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« Reply #15 on: April 14, 2010, 12:24:31 pm »

Here is the Amber info:

"Amber Neutral Oil 100"

Packaged by Amber Resources
1543 w. 16th St.
Long Beach, CA 90813

Purchase at Dion and Sons (Shell distributor) also in Long Beach, CA
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« Reply #16 on: April 14, 2010, 01:27:22 pm »

I was lucky when we shut down a facility they didn't want to transport the refrigeration or vacuum oils to the new facility. They also didn't want to pay to dispose of them in the waste stream, so I agreed to "dispose" of it for free. I got about 100 gallons. They are a highly refined, costly, 15 wt oil and it works great for me. No smell and I wipe the slab off after it is cut and put it into cat litter for a day or so. No oily residue is left on the slab. The oil filters very effectively with the double paper bag method.
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« Reply #17 on: April 14, 2010, 08:24:02 pm »

great information guys. after my second five gallons of cutting oil, I was hoping there was something less expensive. Also getting the impression that most of you wash your slabs with dawn (soap) and water. Thanks for the information.
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