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Old 02-17-2013, 08:49 PM
46Chief 46Chief is offline
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Originally Posted by barefoot View Post
Chief...what are you using to clean the components?
I scrub everything with hot water and dawn dish soap to remove the grease. You'd be surprised what a week will do for nasty, neglected, corroded parts soaking in a highly concentrated solution.

Then I strip with media:

Plastic beads for the painted parts like the platform brackets.

I'll also give it a quick once over with dry glass bead to shine steel brackets up.

Wish I had access to a HD soda blaster.

Last edited by 46Chief; 02-17-2013 at 11:41 PM.
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