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What's the best /safest nickel ,chrome cleaner
I'm about to tear up some nickel plated blocks
Thanks
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post #2 of 10
rubbing alcohol imho.

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post #3 of 10
I just use rubbing alcohol.
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well after opening up the block i found out really quick that no cleaner will help this block
,just pits ,like nickel is missing ..don't know what to make out of this ,just a bit pizzed


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post #5 of 10
It looks second hand,

Send it back and ask for a replacement if it's new
post #6 of 10
Soda - not kidding

Also try orange oil and a buffing cloth. Dish soap with a gentle cloth works well too.
 
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you could use thinners cleans it up nice but u have to make sure that its 100% dry
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post #9 of 10
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@Mr.Pie..thank you for the link,

For everyone that is trying to recommend some type of cleaner ..you can't clean it !..the nickel is missing ,open up Ticket with EK Support;

I keep you updated
Edited by coolhandluke41 - 5/9/11 at 10:43am
    
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Originally Posted by coolhandluke41 View Post
@Mr.Pie..thank you for the link,

For everyone that is trying to recommend some type of cleaner ..you can't clean it !..the nickel is missing ,open up Ticket with EK Support;

I keep you updated
no prob
keep us all updated on your situation
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