Cleaning White on Clegg FM-DX?

Garey Barrell k4oah at MINDSPRING.COM
Tue Dec 12 10:35:56 EST 2006

Doc -

The best thing I have found for nicotine stains is GoJo Hand Cleaner.  
The White, non-abrasive type of course!

I've used it on a LOT of vintage gear, and so far at least it has never 
damaged ANY silkscreen or paint work.  But it really gets nicotine and 
any oily substance right off.  

73, Garey - K4OAH

Drake 2-B, 4-B & C-Line Service Supplement CDs

kd4e wrote:
> Anyone cleaned what I believe is tobacco yellowing
> on the white paint of a Clegg FM-DX (and the matching
> power supply)?
> I hate to use anything that would harm the paint and
> don't want the task of repainting and relabeling the
> critter.
> This one came with the optional tone pad velcro'ed
> to the top and with the original mic and I'd like
> to clean it up.  The white Cleggs are real lookers.
> If I get energetic I may even add a tone board for
> repeater access.

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