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Old 05-20-2012, 04:28 AM
Irod Irod is offline
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Default Unyellowing wraps - cool method!

Here`s something cool for you wrap restorers.
My friend Larry got to unyellow his Luddyes, and i reckoned i`d help a fellow or two by posting the whole story here.

http://www.drummerworld.com/forums/s...ad.php?t=90954

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Old 05-20-2012, 07:29 AM
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Default Re: Unyellowing wraps - cool method!

That's very cool. Thanks for the post.
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Old 05-20-2012, 08:47 AM
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Default Re: Unyellowing wraps - cool method!

That could change everything in the vintage world. I have a couple of BDP Slingerlands that will get this treatment if I can ever find the time as I am not a fan of "dull grey diamond pearl."

For the purists out there, I would say if there is a way to restore a wrap to it's original condition, then, by all means do it. Why would you not?
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Old 05-20-2012, 09:55 AM
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Default Re: Unyellowing wraps - cool method!

Pretty interesting. Thanks for posting. Both my kits coiuld really use this treatment.
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Old 05-20-2012, 10:17 AM
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Default Re: Unyellowing wraps - cool method!

Thanks for sharing the secret.
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Old 05-20-2012, 02:04 PM
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Default Re: Unyellowing wraps - cool method!

I use Mother's Powerball kit. It's a headlight cleaner/restorer that you can get at any auto parts store. There have been other threads about it here at VDF.

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