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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...