Lead Oxidation

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by xerogh, Oct 18, 2002.

  1. xerogh

    xerogh Supporting Member

    Oct 11, 2002
    Pennsylvania, USA
    I have some oxidation/corrosion on the leads of an pickup. The bass sounds fine, but I was wondering if there was a way to clean them up?


  2. brandinstroy

    brandinstroy Supporting Member

    Feb 21, 2001
    Houston, TX
    Endorsing Artist: Fodera, Noble Amps, JHAudio, Trickfish Amplification
    You can use some steel wool on those leads. Then you can apply some clear fingernail polish on them so that it doesnt happen again.

    That is what Larry @ Aero Instrument Pickups told me. It works great.