A website for Serious Education, promoting Aloha,
& the most FUN you can have in metal finishing.
on this site FORUM
Removing Tarnish from Copper, Brass or Bronze
I know that aluminum foil in a boiling vat of water, salt and
baking soda [linked by editor to product info at Amazon] will, upon contact with silver, remove the tarnish from silver. Can something similar be done with tarnished copper or brass? -Can you use the same technique, but tin or zinc metal (in place of the aluminum foil) to remove tarnish from brass or copper?
- Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
W. Carl Erickson
- Rome, New York
This public forum has 60,000 threads. If you have a question in mind which seems off topic to this thread, you might prefer to Search the Site
Disclaimer: It's not possible to diagnose a finishing problem or the hazards of an operation via these pages. All information presented is for general reference and does not represent a professional opinion nor the policy of an author's employer. The internet is largely anonymous & unvetted; some names may be fictitious and some recommendations may be deliberately harmful.
If you need a product/service, please check these Directories:
JobshopsCapital Equip. & Install'nChemicals & Consumables
Consult'g, Train'g, SoftwareEnvironmental ComplianceTesting Svcs. & Devices
How Google uses data when you visit this site.