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Clean it up. The machining on that looks great btw.
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Clean it up. The machining on that looks great btw.
Clean it up how??
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It's just a tiny bit of manufacturing grease, it would have come off and harmlessly dissipated into your loop. If it bothers you rubbing alcohol and cotton swabs.

But yea, the plating and milling looks great, no need for a RMA.
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Excellent news!!

My mom had a silver/gold tarnish remover cloth, it took it right off. Now it looks perfect!
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Excellent news!!

My mom had a silver/gold tarnish remover cloth, it took it right off. Now it looks perfect!
Good to read this. It would have been sad if you rma'd it lol. Also, make sure you get the the block clean of the cleaner, some dish soap and water, before you put the loop together.
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Good to read this. It would have been sad if you rma'd it lol. Also, make sure you get the the block clean of the cleaner, some dish soap and water, before you put the loop together.
Already on it! I didn't think it was a defect, but then again I didn't know nickel tarnished. I just didn't know, period.
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Already on it! I didn't think it was a defect, but then again I didn't know nickel tarnished. I just didn't know, period.
Right on. Btw, for your peace of mind it's just gunk that's left over from manufacturing.
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yeah it happens, my friend's EK block had that same milling grease/ whatever in it too, tarnish remover ftw.
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