Author Topic: Novus vs Old and New Brasso products  (Read 4022 times)

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Re: Novus vs Old and New Brasso products
« Reply #15 on: June 07, 2017, 10:52:14 PM »
Is this the old brasso?
http://www.ebay.com/itm/302198332701
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Re: Novus vs Old and New Brasso products
« Reply #16 on: June 07, 2017, 11:21:22 PM »
Is this the old brasso?
http://www.ebay.com/itm/302198332701

Yes, it sure does look like it. I don't read much Spanish but from the ingredient section on the back, I see petrolium products, oleic acid, aluminum silicate and a few others I can't make out. And it comes in a metal can. What a deal and with free shipping.

Somebody found a stash in Mexico, got them over the border and is making a few bucks on them. Would cost me about $7.50 to make 200 ml less the can and shipping, just for comparison. I'm not going to sell this home brew stuff. Just trying to see if I could make it. It would have been cheaper for me to buy one of these by a long shot but what's the fun in that . . .

Seriously, if I hadn't just made mine, I'd try a can of that.

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EDIT:  Typed the ingredients portion from the can's back label

"Composicao: agentes de polimento, solvente de petrolio, oleina, silicato de alumino, amonia and fragrancia."

into Google Translate and got this in English

"Composition: polishing agents, petroleum solvent, olein, aluminum silicate, ammonia and fragrance."

so the ingredients are very similar in general and include the important/active components found on the old Brasso MSDS pages.

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