Stripping gold finish

Discussion in 'Hardware, Setup & Repair [BG]' started by Ed P, Jan 5, 2014.

  1. Ed P

    Ed P

    Aug 4, 2007
    Hello all,

    I've got a set of gold Schaller tuners and I'd like to strip the gold finish off.

    Can anyone tell me how to do it?

    Thanks in advance.
  2. quarternote


    Jan 31, 2009
    Get a hold of a plater, preferably a jewelry plater and have them strip the gold off. Yes, you can have it bead blasted off, but then you are going to get the gears filled up with the beads, and the beads are glass. Or just buy what you need.
  3. Ed P

    Ed P

    Aug 4, 2007
    Thanks quarternote. Good food for thought!