Get a gallon of diesel fuel ($2.50) which is a very light oil really,
and pour it into a garden tank sprayer. Spray the wood until it is
nice and wet. The concrete will not stick and the wood has a preservative
On Dec 7, 2010, at 6:25 PM, K7LXC@aol.com wrote:
> Howdy, TowerTalkians --
> I can't ever remember seeing this topic before - which is pretty rare
> after the last 15+ years of TT.
> I'm pouring a large tower base. What is an easy and cheap way to keep
> the wooden forms (2x12's) from sticking to the concrete? I've used motor
> oil a couple of times and couldn't tell if it did any good. I've used
> and the forms just peeled off so I'm not sure what to do. Any plausible
> info appreciated.
> Steve K7LXC
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