"The phone is a remarkably complex, simple device, and very rarely ever needs repairs, once you fix them." - Dan/Panther
Started by ....., May 16, 2019, 09:33:39 PM
Quote from: Dan/Panther on May 17, 2019, 01:08:31 PMWill the strict peroxide soak work as well on other colors ?D/P
Quote from: 19and41 on May 22, 2019, 02:59:31 PMExcellent work! Before finding this site, I would've sworn such discoloration was irreparable.
Quote from: twocvbloke on May 22, 2019, 03:48:16 PMThe part about whitening plastics I like the much is that it stemmed from someone experimenting with whitening yellowed Commodore Amiga computers, and from there it just spread out like a wildfire of whitening of all kinds of yellowed things, it's brilliant...
Quote from: FABphones on May 23, 2019, 08:08:57 AMI don't know where the method originated but as that chap did it some time ago, do you know if he ever did a vid showing what it looked like, for example, 1 year on?I'm wondering how long his bleaching process lasted before the darkening began to revert.
Quote from: twocvbloke on May 23, 2019, 09:08:24 AMThe process only works on plastics with bromine based fire retardants in them, Bakelite is by nature flame retardant so shouldn't turn bromine yellow like ABS plastics have done over the years...
Quote from: FABphones on May 23, 2019, 06:44:49 PMThanks. I like finding out about these kind of tidbits. I should have more correctly said 'Urea Formaldehyde'.