Sandalwood Oil From Ethanol Extraction

Discussion in 'Sandalwood' started by Bruce Evey, Feb 3, 2019.

  1. Bruce Evey

    Bruce Evey Whats this Oud About?

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    Made a batch of Sandalwood oil from 80’s Mysore Sandalwood chips soaked in ethanol for 3 days. It smells AMAZING!!![​IMG]
     

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  2. Mr.P

    Mr.P True Ouddict

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    What kind of yield do you get? Is that residue free from ethanol?
     
  3. Kabir Attars

    Kabir Attars Oud Fanatic

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  4. tyson

    tyson Oud Alchemist

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    Thats sandalwood resin , you would have to seperate it to get just the oil . Really good job though !
     
  5. Hamza H

    Hamza H Oud Fanatic

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    Could one use isopropyl instead of ethanol?
     
  6. tyson

    tyson Oud Alchemist

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    yes I do , the 99.9 stuff I use for most of my extractions
     

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