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found new,better way to deanodize!!!!!!!!!!

Discussion in General Baja 5B Buggy Discussions forum, started by iguanarc.

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Old 08-18-2007
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found new,better way to deanodize!!!!!!!!!!

i thought i might wanna share this with you guys,i found a new way to deanodize using only fabric bleach,heres a pick of my nut:


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deanodize using only fabric bleach
You mean like Clorox bleach?
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You mean like Clorox bleach?
yep ,thats the stuff
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Thats a good one mate, but did you really have to show us your nuts

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Thats a good one mate, but did you really have to show us your nuts

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"heres a pick of my nut"

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how long did u have to soak /scrub it to get all the purple off?
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Was that the left or right nut?
I'm all for denodizing, but I let the powder coater do it
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caustic lye work well.
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how long did u have to soak /scrub it to get all the purple off?
i just lefted there for about 6 mins and no scrubing
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My concern is that perhaps the anodized layer is still there and you have only removed the dye.
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My concern is that perhaps the anodized layer is still there and you have only removed the dye.
how can i tell if i completely removed the anodize
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Rub your finger on the aluminum several hundred pases, if it turns back, then you are on raw aluminum.
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try to polish it up. if after a minute or so under the polishing wheel its still dull and flat looking then you still have an ano layer on.
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Rub your finger on the aluminum several hundred pases, if it turns back, then you are on raw aluminum.
is it ok if i leave the aluminum parts in raw condition or is there any down points
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Here`s my nut prior to bleaching..lolol
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try to polish it up. if after a minute or so under the polishing wheel its still dull and flat looking then you still have an ano layer on.
T
well yesterday i decided to give it a bit of a shine with mguires polish wax and to say just with my t shirt i rubbed some on and then cleaned and there was a pretty decent shine,i didnt use any polishing wheels ,just elbow grease
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Here`s my nut prior to bleaching..lolol
Thanks, I just lost my lunch all over my keyboard......
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then maybe you`ll need a barf bag..?
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Sry, off topic.

Good to find more ways of getting the anodizing off. The caustic is some nasty stuff.
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