Mills "Wizard" alloy corrosion removal

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arrgee
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Re: Mills "Wizard" alloy corrosion removal

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Incredible job gameswat, there is something beautiful about that lightly hand polished faceplate, an ethereal quality that the final paint job cloaks. **xXx**
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Re: Mills "Wizard" alloy corrosion removal

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That's superb, well done! You had a lot of patience. :cool:
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Re: Mills "Wizard" alloy corrosion removal

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An excellent job and proof that patience and skill are essential to achieve a result like this. Things that very few of us have in abundance, unlike you.
The lengths you got to are astounding ….. :o
gameswat wrote: Sun Feb 24, 2019 11:36 am ...… I soaked in a bath of an alloy corrosion remover mixed with hot water for several hours..........
….. did you cover your plums? !OMFG!

BP :woops:
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Re: Mills "Wizard" alloy corrosion removal

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malcymal wrote: Wed Jul 17, 2019 8:09 am You had a lot of patience.
badpenny wrote: Wed Jul 17, 2019 9:54 am proof that patience
Funnily enough I don't think I have a lot of patience.....which is partly why I've learnt to restore as many things as possible myself because I hate waiting for others. I'm no team player that's for sure. I also use a lot processes that set and dry really quickly for the same reason!
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