At least I've got somebody beat, bought three 2# containers at Lowe's a few days ago. I looked at the oils I've got in stock and decided it would take at least that much lye to saponify that amount of oil. One thing about soaping, you buy a bunch of oil you're pretty much committed to making soap with most of it, at least the oils I'd rather not cook with. Anybody for chicken fried in castor oil?country gal said:And I think I am cool when I get to buy two (2#) cans of lye from Lowes! 8)
Is that rate subject to any maximum quantity or will you ship any quantity for $9.80? I'm not talking like something crazy, I mean like 10, 12, 15 pounds.Soapmaker Man said:It is $2.25 per pound, 8 pound minimum. I ship USPS Ground Flat Rate box, which is $9.80.