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HELP! Definitive process for liquid peroxide treatment needed
« on: January 11, 2020, 10:27:52 AM »
(I wasn't quite sure which thread to post this on so apologies if it's misplaced)

I just bought a blue (turquoise, light/baby blue?) WE Trimline on eBay for $17, and it's going to need some serious discoloration treatment. I've never taken on this sort of project and there seems to be a lot on the subject (i.e. www.classicrotaryphones.com/forum/index.php?board=23.0) but I haven't found a definitive how-to for liquid peroxide discoloration treatment. Specifically, "Salon Care 20 Volume Clear Developer". Could someone please provide a step-by-step instruction for how to do this? It would be much appreciated :)

The specimen:
https://www.ebay.com/itm/264590960531

The treatment:
https://www.google.com/shopping/product/12440628159956875376
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Re: HELP! Definitive process for liquid peroxide treatment needed
« Reply #1 on: January 11, 2020, 11:04:59 AM »
Could someone please provide a step-by-step instruction for how to do this? It would be much appreciated :)
I would like to see step-by-step instructions as well.

Does anyone know the long term effects on the plastics when you use peroxide or retrobrite.
According to this article, it makes the plastic better.
https://www.heypoorplayer.com/2016/03/30/how-to-whiten-your-old-consoles-with-retrobrite-gel/

That would be really cool if it does. It sounds kinda iffy to me.
If someone that knows chemistry would like to comment on this subject, that would be great.
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