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Is cleaning Armetale to original state after dishwashing possible?





November 29, 2011

I have Armetale dinner ware that has been put in the dishwasher too much and has oxidized.

Kristi G
- Fort Collins, Colorado



November 30, 2011

Hi, Kristi

Dishwasher detergent is highly alkaline and damaging to most metal ware with the exception of stainless steel. You can try scrubbing it with vinegar, but I suspect that the only way to restore it is to power buff it.

Regards,

Ted Mooney, finishing.com
Ted Mooney, P.E.
Striving to live Aloha
finishing.com - Pine Beach, New Jersey


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