Re: Cleaning files fouled by aluminum


Ray De Jong
 

Wow! that 'Tips Page' link is to a most excellent list of tips , well worth looking into and bookmarking

On Tuesday, June 28, 2022, 05:27:05 AM PDT, Glen Ruch via groups.io <gw.ruch@...> wrote:


This guy uses Bamboo.  He even built a special handle.
http://www.frets.com/HomeShopTech/Tooling/FileCleaner/filecleaner.html

He also has a Tips page
http://www.frets.com/HomeShopTech/hstpages.html

Regards.


On 6/27/22 12:14, Nick Andrews wrote:
Interesting.   I normally use a file card,  but some of the files I've found at estate sales have all kinds of odd stuff on them so different methods are interesting.   I'll have to try some of these out. 

On Mon, Jun 27, 2022, 10:48 AM Rogan Creswick <creswick@...> wrote:

A scrap of wood works just fine, too. I find the endgrain works best, and forms the same sort of teeth he shows with copper.

On Sun, Jun 26, 2022 at 9:34 PM Nick Andrews <nickjandrews@...> wrote:
Find this.   Pretty cool. 

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