My Metal Object Treatment

Post by Ahmed.

Object before treatment.

Object before treatment.

A copper dish coated with tin had dirt and residues of food on the surface.

Mechanical cleaning under the microscope.

Mechanical cleaning under the microscope.

I used mechanical cleaning to remove the dust from the surface under the microscope.   After that I used calcium carbonate and water on cotton swabs for cleaning.

Mechanical cleaning.

Mechanical cleaning.

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