[rescue] cleaning cases

John Mothershead john at backyardtech.com
Fri Jun 27 14:31:31 CDT 2003

I, in one of my not so proud moments, used acetone to clean paint off a
keyboard. It cleaned the paint right off, along with all those peskey little
numbers and letters. ( Not to mention a few mils of plastic. )

I can still rationalize it; "Hey, it DID get the paint off."

-- John

> If isopropyl doesn't work (usually does), then I use a small bit of
> turpentine or mineral spirits.  These are more aggressive solvents, and
> I would not use them unnecessarily or heavily on plastic.
> -- SP

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