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Old 09-21-2015, 11:31 AM
yosemitegreg yosemitegreg is offline
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Default Re: Reel Maintenance and cleaning help

Hi Gary,

As far as the chrome pieces of your reels....Simichrome by Happich is outstanding. It will make your reel look like new; it also works on the Stainless parts as well. For Bakelite and other plastic parts of the reel I use a nice car wax that has a little cleaner in it. Regarding parts of reels that have been pitted beyond repair you can use a drop or two of diluted acid to remove green residue but be careful and easy on scrubbing. Hope this helps.
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