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>> Home > Forum > Hobby Chit Chat! > How to clean the flash from white metal
How to clean the flash from white metal
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Forum Posts: 412
25th Aug 2016 19:06  
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How do you clean the flash from white metal without damaging the part or losing the details?

"Fair winds calm Seas"
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Forum Posts: 473
25th Aug 2016 22:34  
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scalpel, files, wet and dry LOTS of care and patience.

a scalpel will pare down white metal for heavier lumps files etc.

no quick fix I know of sorry.

"that's not a bug its just an undocumented creature."

Sir Terence David John "Terry" Pratchett, OBE (28 April 1948 - 12 March 2015)
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Forum Posts: 412
26th Aug 2016 00:30  
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Hi Haverlock

Thanks, luckily I have a new Exacto and I also invested in a small files kit, who would know i'd need them.


"Fair winds calm Seas"