Old 10-26-2014, 03:52 PM
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Default Cleaning foliage stains from discs?

I lost a white Pro Valk during field practice during the summer and I just found it yesterday after the weeds/poison ivy it was hiding in have receded. Apparently it was upside down and half under some leaves so I have these splotchy reddish-orange stains on it, I guess from leaves decomposing. Anybody ever tried cleaning a "natural dye" before? Just curious.
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Old 10-26-2014, 04:33 PM
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Nah. Discs get marked up all the time. Now that Valk has an interesting story to tell.
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Old 10-26-2014, 04:59 PM
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yes I have
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Old 10-26-2014, 05:34 PM
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I've tried without much luck. Then lost the disc again due to the natural camouflage of the pattern the leaves left
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Old 10-26-2014, 06:15 PM
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Soak it in Warm/soapy water (use good dish soap) after its been soaking moderately scrub it with a sponge. It works for me and I get 90% of all marks and stains off my discs.
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Old 10-26-2014, 10:20 PM
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Maybe Magic Eraser or Oxiclean.
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Old 10-27-2014, 11:30 AM
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I found a sweet looking old PFN Tbird in white that sat for ages and probably looks the same. I didn't even wash it too hard because I didn't want to do any damage to the stamp. Figured I'd leave it as is, but when I found it at first I was interested in figuring out the same thing..
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