Pure Grain Alcohol/Everclear?

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Re: Pure Grain Alcohol/Everclear?

Post by greg~judy » Mon Dec 12, 2011 7:52 pm

nwdiver wrote:
greg~judy wrote:
nwdiver wrote:Everclear at up to 95% is very cheap in the US where legal.
has anyone (besides g~) ever been "Hyderized"?
:alien:
Yes but its a long way to go for a drink.
20-some years ago...
g~ lived~worked in stewart for about 6 months...
hyder was not a long way to go for a drink
and if truth be told - even to this day...
when the fish-boats are at the dock...
(g~ will play the superlative card here...)
you get THE BEST halibut and chips there
(of anywhere in the world)
ok, ok, the giant prawns are pretty damn good too!
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Re: Pure Grain Alcohol/Everclear?

Post by proger » Fri Jul 02, 2021 4:01 pm

So "few" years later: does anyone found how to get this product?

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Re: Pure Grain Alcohol/Everclear?

Post by eeuunikkeiexpat » Fri Jul 02, 2021 5:00 pm

Buy Chillan pure grain alcohol and then run it through a still?
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Re: Pure Grain Alcohol/Everclear?

Post by musicguy » Fri Jul 02, 2021 5:02 pm

proger wrote:
Fri Jul 02, 2021 4:01 pm
So "few" years later: does anyone found how to get this product?
Can't get it. Max is 55% alcohol. I've never seen it though. Most likely vodka at 40% is the best you can get without having to search too much.

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Re: Pure Grain Alcohol/Everclear?

Post by eeuunikkeiexpat » Fri Jul 02, 2021 5:08 pm

musicguy wrote:
Fri Jul 02, 2021 5:02 pm
proger wrote:
Fri Jul 02, 2021 4:01 pm
So "few" years later: does anyone found how to get this product?
Can't get it. Max is 55% alcohol. I've never seen it though. Most likely vodka at 40% is the best you can get without having to search too much.
Chillán brand aquardiente is 50%, made from grain and is ubiquitous and cheap (I've seen 900 ml for under $2.900).

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Re: Pure Grain Alcohol/Everclear?

Post by tiagoabner » Fri Jul 02, 2021 5:10 pm

I'm confused. Are you guys having trouble finding alcohol to sell in Chile? A quick Google search got me multiple concentration options up to 99.9%. Do you need a specific graduation? What are you guys looking for specifically?
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Re: Pure Grain Alcohol/Everclear?

Post by eeuunikkeiexpat » Fri Jul 02, 2021 5:14 pm

Don't know if I'd trust lab stuff but yes Chile chemstores have 99.7% pure ethyl alcohol.

Mercadolibre.cl used to sell high percentage grain alcohol for folks who make their own flavored liquors but it looks like they clamped down on this artesanal industry and only show big name lab stuff, usually denatured (poisoned).
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Re: Pure Grain Alcohol/Everclear?

Post by proger » Sat Jul 03, 2021 5:02 pm

ok, so still NOT available.

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Re: Pure Grain Alcohol/Everclear?

Post by eeuunikkeiexpat » Sat Jul 03, 2021 5:39 pm

And not to be permitted on passenger aircraft or air cargo due to percentage...

Like I said, run the Chillán through a still but make sure you don't burn the house down or blow yourself up.
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