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Cleaning Metal With Powdered Pumice

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In this video, Prof. John Ahr demonstrates how to use powdered pumice to clean metal surfaces. This technique ensures that surfaces are thoroughly clean so that soldering operations and other activities affected by grease and/or grime will work properly.

This may not be the most exciting or sexy video on the OJA channel. But, knowing how to degrease a piece of metal with pumice can lead to some very exciting or maybe even sexy results. For example, you can use this process to clean sheet metal to create mokume game.

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