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Un-conventional string cleaner

Discussion in 'Strings [DB]' started by anthem274, Feb 15, 2005.


  1. anthem274

    anthem274

    Jul 19, 2003
    Arlington, TX
    Out of curiosity, would a cologne make a decent string cleaner due to its very high alcohol content? I know after shave can be used, but there's not a single bottle of that in this house. Thanks.
     
  2. Francois Blais

    Francois Blais Supporting Member

    Dec 11, 1999
    Québec, Canada
    How about rubbing alcohol?
    Much less expensive, doesn't have extra chemical stuff.
    Save your cologne for better usage! :)
     
  3. Marcus Johnson

    Marcus Johnson

    Nov 28, 2001
    Maui
    I saw this thread and thought, boy, if this isn't a tailor-made question for Francois, I don't know what is! ;)
     
  4. Brent Norton

    Brent Norton

    Sep 26, 2003
    Detroit, MI
    Yeah, but rubbing alcohol won't give your bass that enchanting musk all the ladies dig...