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Food Grade Paint

Postby daddydip » Sun Jun 26, 2011 11:15 am

I am looking for a lead on either a food grade paint or coating for my fruit press.The bottom plate has a light rust on it that I don't think would help the taste of any pressed juice. I have googled it and tried to find something appropriate and have came up with a big 0 so far any help out there? :help:
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Re: Food Grade Paint

Postby beaconlight » Sun Jun 26, 2011 11:55 am

I would coat it with oil between uses and power wash to remove the oil when I use it.
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Re: Food Grade Paint

Postby Mr E » Sun Jun 26, 2011 12:06 pm

From a wood-turners perspective:


avoid vegetable and nut oils
these will go rancid after a while. Beside the General Products Salad bowl finish, which is a good choice, light mineral oil will also work, as it does not impart a taste and is not a problem for people with sensitivities to nut oils.
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Re: Food Grade Paint

Postby Jimdawg » Sun Jun 26, 2011 7:58 pm

Mineral oil is what I use on wood cutting boards.

2 coats on a new board and a single coat annually.

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Re: Food Grade Paint

Postby daddydip » Mon Jun 27, 2011 12:57 pm

Thanks fella's I think I might have a clue.
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Re: Food Grade Paint

Postby BigMatt » Thu Jul 28, 2011 6:42 am

I worked at Krispy Kreme Doughnuts in college and we used mineral oil for everything in our extruding machines.
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Re: Food Grade Paint

Postby EarlyCub49 » Thu Aug 04, 2011 8:22 pm

Try this link, maybe it will help food grade polyurethane for apple cider presses.
http://www.homesteadharvest.com/ezpopi.html

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Re: Food Grade Paint

Postby daddydip » Sun Aug 07, 2011 9:45 pm

EarlyCub49 wrote:Try this link, maybe it will help food grade polyurethane for apple cider presses.
http://www.homesteadharvest.com/ezpopi.html

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Hot Diggety that is exactly what I have been looking for, thanks Early Cub :big afro: :big afro:
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