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Old 12-03-2013, 08:17 PM
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scratches on the guard face

How do you get rid of the scratches on the face of the guard after it has been pinned and soldered.
I made the mistake of trying to just clean up that little bit of a mark that I made on the face of the guard getting the solder off. Now I have a fine network of light scratches all over the face of the guard and no matter how I try sanding them they will not go away. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
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Old 12-05-2013, 12:49 AM
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2000grit paper super glued to one of the wood stir sticks from starbucks
then these ( http://www.riogrande.com/Product/Med...Mounted/338512 ) and polishing compounds.

others may use different methods but this has worked for me.
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