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  Topic: Glass Cleaning
Bron

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PostForum: Windows & Doors   Posted: Fri Dec 24, 2010 12:01 pm   Subject: Glass Cleaning
I need to mention some points on whiting. There is the natural product, which is ground chalk. There is precipitated calcium carbonate, which is a chemically formed product. If you have a choice, prec ...
  Topic: Glass Cleaning
Bron

Replies: 19
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PostForum: Windows & Doors   Posted: Thu Dec 23, 2010 1:30 pm   Subject: Glass Cleaning
Thanks Steve!

It was nice meeting you, and I hope you had a nice visit to the big city.

Coming from a woodworking tradition far different than windows, it took me a while to figure out why the r ...
  Topic: Glass Cleaning
Bron

Replies: 19
Views: 35376

PostForum: Windows & Doors   Posted: Wed Dec 15, 2010 5:31 pm   Subject: Glass Cleaning
Johns tip about using whiting to remove the oil from puttying, is great, and it triggered some memories; just took a while for them to surface. My grandmother, who ran a hardware store, used whiting a ...
  Topic: Glazing Points (with Video).
Bron

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PostForum: Windows & Doors   Posted: Tue Dec 14, 2010 1:40 pm   Subject: Glazing Points (with Video).
John,

I think I'm more concerned with "messing" up the edge of the putty knife; I'm going to have to hide this new one, as the last good one wandered off to somebodies scraping project. T ...
  Topic: Glazing Points (with Video).
Bron

Replies: 25
Views: 72448

PostForum: Windows & Doors   Posted: Tue Dec 14, 2010 12:28 pm   Subject: Glazing Points (with Video).
I found the spade points at a local Do-It_Best hardware; they are very nice. Rather than mess with my putty knife, i use a heavy flat screwdriver; gives good leverage, and this might be useful; the bl ...
  Topic: Glass Cleaning
Bron

Replies: 19
Views: 35376

PostForum: Windows & Doors   Posted: Tue Dec 14, 2010 12:06 pm   Subject: Glass Cleaning
Enjoying the many tips and techniques presented here. Thanks.

I have had good success using the washable microfiber clothes available in the auto parts store and section of you local Big Box. They ...
 
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