Chinscales restoration

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Chinscales restoration

Post by Naprawiacz » Sat Jan 09, 2021 1:44 pm

My work in photos.
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Re: Chinscales restoration

Post by b.loree » Sat Jan 09, 2021 8:42 pm

Very nice job...you do not re use the old original staples?
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Re: Chinscales restoration

Post by Naprawiacz » Sun Jan 10, 2021 3:27 am

I use it, but a lot of it is useless, a lot of items are dug out of the ground.Cleaning them takes a long time. I am sending you an illustrative photo and thank you for your opinion.
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Re: Chinscales restoration

Post by Naprawiacz » Sun Jan 10, 2021 3:49 am

I used to fix things like that, but I don't like it anymore, I was wasting too much time.
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Re: Chinscales restoration

Post by b.loree » Sun Jan 10, 2021 11:44 am

Yes things dug out of the ground are too rusted and pitted from being in the earth. You can’t use them as they look bad. I bought some dug chin strap buckles off eBay but they can’t be used. :thumbsdown:
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Re: Chinscales restoration

Post by Naprawiacz » Sun Jan 10, 2021 1:34 pm

It's all true what you wrote, it looks very faint. Have a nice day.

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Re: Chinscales restoration

Post by aicusv » Sun Jan 10, 2021 7:31 pm

I've used some dug brass items as they can be cleaned up, but ferrous items usually are to pitted.
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