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Old 10-18-2020, 04:36 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Default Re: stains on polished metal (DeHavilland DH106 Co

IFCOMET0717P OD-ADS MEA Comet 4C was only released in 2017.

This happened many moons ago with Corgi Aviation Archive polished models.

Having a lacquer/varnish over the polished metal, tarnishing can develop underneath. Maybe you can remove coating and re-polish metal surface.
You would lose any printing (registration/detailing) and most likely need polishing it every so often to keep it shiny.

Which sounds like a lot of hard work so a case of living with it?

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