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    modifying consistency of paint stripper made from lye

    Hello, new here, and thank you. Simply, I make my own paint stripper from pure lye, water, and cornstarch but it is too...mucousy. Can't find a better word (although I'm certain there's a chemical one!). The cornstarch of course thickens it but too much, and it gets gelatinous; too little and...
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    I am 14 years old and made a chemistry software.

    Hello everyone, just made an account on this site! I am a 14 year old student and am truly fascinated by chemistry. As I tried various software, they all had a very complicated UI (User Interface) and confused me a lot as a younger student. After searching a lot, I decided to make my own...
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    Carbonation of home made rootbeer

    I bought a rootbeer brewing kit, and one part of the brewing intructions was to add yeast and then put the bottles of root beer in a dark place for 2-3 days to allow carbonation. idk if its possible from the little information im able to give to you, but can you explain to me what the yeast...