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Default Methanol tech grade and marine grade - 12-31-2016, 02:06 PM

Been running the VP M1 methanol for the last 2 to 3 years perfectly but recently due to some new regulation on import and all those stories there is limited stock and all over The city I couldn't find a single M1 gallon and the answer it will be available after 1 or 2 months.

I made some search and found chemical labs and factories sells methanol called tech grade and marine grade, as per the MSD it's pure 99.98%

Is this surve same as the M1 VPracing methanol or there is difference between VP and pure methanol from chemical suppliers?

If it's the same then I'm lucky as its way cheaper for me and widely available and delivered to my door step.

Any one can advise on this?

Here is some data from the lab https://imgur.com/gallery/ZUwAV

09 E92 335i - Hot-Climate Middle East package, M Sports suspension, 19" Rims, 6AT fully built internals, bushings, raybestos clutches and sonnax with xHP stage 3, Differential lockdown, New RB Turbo CHRA, JB4 - Map 3 70 adder with N20 TMAP - MHD BMS Race Flash with Tuned Duty Bais and PID - BMS Oil Cooler Valve - RB PCV - K&N DCI - AFE Air Scoops - 98 Super Fuel - WAGNER FMIC - 3" down's, RB Inlets- BMS charge pipe With Tial BOV - BMS Meth Kit with FSB, 30/70 Water/Meth on CM12 nozzle
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Default 12-31-2016, 07:09 PM

I would run it. Msds state 99.98% pure methanol(MeOH). I run windshield washer concentrate, same thing, 99.9% methanol.

2008 535i RB Turbos, ER Charge pipe, Tial BOV, 2.3 gal BMS Meth 75/25, Dual nozzle CM10 and CM7, BMS Race Flash, 3" Down Pipe, JB4 ISO G5, N20 Map Sensor, BMS OCC, BMS PCV Valve, JB4 Mobile App, 12.3 @ 116 mph
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