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dingfix

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Wing care / cleaning
« on: October 17, 2021, 03:15:42 AM »
Just bought a used wing.  Condition is great, but it's obviously been put-away wet and it stinks, seems like it's inside the struts that is the problem.  Any ideas what to wash it with, I know chlorine-based products are a big NO.   Thanks.

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Re: Wing care / cleaning
« Reply #1 on: October 17, 2021, 07:15:36 AM »
Maybe water mixed with vinegar.  It’s mild and works on other musty, moldy smells
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Re: Wing care / cleaning
« Reply #2 on: October 17, 2021, 07:24:09 AM »
I had to read this, just for the fun of it. Put it out in the fresh air and sun for an afternoon. Works for underwear too (sort of).
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Re: Wing care / cleaning
« Reply #3 on: October 17, 2021, 08:13:04 AM »
Thanks for the replies, will try the suggestions, minus the one about the underwear PB.  (Though the smell is similar to some that hasn't seen a washing m/c in a very long time :-X). 
Maybe a couple of good soakings in salt water (and drying-off after) will do the trick too.

 


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