[Boatanchors] Stinky Manuals
va3sw at rogers.com
Mon Jul 28 17:34:02 EDT 2014
On 2014-07-28, at 5:13 PM, Bob Jackson wrote:
> I recently acquired a series of manuals for some of my SWL rigs. Got them at a good price, etc. but when I opened the package, I was nearly knocked back by the super strong cigarette smoke odor. I and my XYL are very allergic to same. Does anyone have any suggestions about how to deal with this situation? Having manuals you can't bear to use are, well, useless.
> 73 to all,
> Bob AG5X
Well Bob, I don't know if this will work for Smoke Odours…but I know it works for MOULD Smells on Paper Manuals and Books.
Take the Manuals and seal them in a Plastic Zip Lock Baggie. Then put them in the Freezer for a day. This works well for killing mould and getting rid of that kind of stink!! Maybe it will work for the smoke smell too????
Robert S. Ross
London, Ontario CANADA
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