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Onetenor

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Black Lurg on wires
« on: March 22, 2018, 11:36:23 PM »

Any ideas how to shift the black lurg from wires
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Re: Black Lurg on wires
« Reply #1 on: March 23, 2018, 01:00:28 AM »

If you mean a black gunky build up on the plastic sleeves of wires, I use soap and water to wet a cloth. If the connections are all sound I wrap the cloth round the wire, squeeze with my fingers and pull the wire through, and repeat several times. I just avoid getting components wet. You could also use white spirit, and gentle rubbing if things are more fragile.


If you mean something else, please elaborate.
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Re: Black Lurg on wires
« Reply #3 on: March 23, 2018, 07:34:05 AM »

If it is inside the plastic vables and on the wire itself strip it out and start again




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