1. Please take 30 seconds to register your free account to remove most ads, post topics, make friends, earn reward points at our store, and more!  
     
    TalkBass.com has been uniting the low end since 1998.  Join us! :)

I put ashtrays on the P bass and they're too shiny

Discussion in 'Luthier's Corner' started by whitespike, Apr 25, 2009.


  1. whitespike

    whitespike

    Nov 28, 2007
    Austin, TX
    I was reading the other thread about aging/tarnishing screws. Will the saltwater trick work on the chrome plate "astrays" you put over the bridge and pickup on the P bass?
     
  2. J. Crawford

    J. Crawford Supporting Member

    Feb 15, 2008
    OH/WV
    Would sandpaper or steel wool take the shine down?
     
  3. RTL

    RTL House Chicken Enthusiast Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2008
    Leander, TX
    Bacon grease works wonders :D
     
  4. jarrod cunningham

    jarrod cunningham

    Apr 24, 2007
    sylacauga alabama
    spector basses
    steel wool works real well and doesnt leave a defined egde or line like sand paper will/can
     

Share This Page