thorough cleaning of records - how ?

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  1. Oria

    Oria Member

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    I have fine brush bought last year which seems ok but after having the pleasure of playing at a beach and dropping a record or two in the sand i can't get a few 'clean' like they were with fine dust left in the grooves which the brush can't get out ! Any ideas ?
     
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    groelle Well-Known Member

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    there are something like wet towels for cleaning vinyls aswell, this should do the trick!
     
  3. ScottyEightSix

    ScottyEightSix HUGE EARS > COMEDY CHIN

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    yeah I suggest a vinyl cloth, I wouldnt think about touching my records with a brush
     
  4. Oria

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    cheers fellas - i checked out my 'brush' and it is described as brush but does't have bristles ... more like a soft 'velvet' surface !? this one ... [​IMG]

    anyway it does remove most and i don't think it damages but wet clothes for special occasions probably a decent option.
     
  5. Mr G

    Mr G Old Cunt From 19 Longtime

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    Gloxxy I SNORT COAL

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    Isopropyl Alcohol will get all of that shit out of the grooves.
     
  7. hyperd4eva

    hyperd4eva H&M SCARVES

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    spunk usually does it for me. especially on my chase and status tracks
     
  8. Usuckaaaaa

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    Gruv-Glide nukka!!! any GuitarCenter or any dj stores should sale it... two pads, non-wet spray, and styrofoam to test to see if you got static... my girl has some old barry white, curtis mayfield records we spotted at a goodwill. dirty as shit, wiped'em down with some Gruv-Glide and they play like we just bought'em :)