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I got an old heatsink I want to clean. It's got dust in it and compressed air does nothing. Can I Shoot it with some pressurized nail polish remover and get rid of it? Yes or no? And will it cause it to tarnish?
    
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What i do is just remove the hs and run water throught the fins or use somekind of paint or detail brush
    
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Originally Posted by Chosen
try to use 90+% isopropelene achohol and wipe with a clean rag
But is nailpolish remover oK? I don't have enough isopropelene at the moment and I need to clean it ASAP. Just the fins, Not the actual copper element of it.







EDIT: Ohh..ok good, I'm going to go do that
    
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