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So my megahalems has some nudges and other spots on the top fin. What are some good ways to clean it up?

Water and rubbing it with a towel doesn't work.
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rubbing alcohol
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well, for any large surface area that you can wipe down easily, never dull, brasso, or some other metal polish.

I don't do fins because if I went in to the much detail, I wouldn't put a fan on it. I use brasso on my WC block, and on my Xigmatek.


Oh, and if you're cleaning the bottom area, definitely rubbing alcohol or other TIM remover.
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pre boiled 50/50 mixture of white vinegar and water.
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