Removing ball marks??


By JDub1006

5 years ago


Stats

  • 8 posts
  • 6 Pinsiders participating
  • Latest reply 5 years ago by JDub1006
  • No one calls this topic a favorite

Find

Search this topic for posts matching certain words or written by a specific Pinsider. Or both!




Linked Games



Topic Gallery

One image has been uploaded to this topic. (View topic image gallery).

Monopoly_12.jpg


#1 5 years ago

My Monopoly has some little round ball marks on the playfield, what would I use to remove them if even possible.

Thanks,

Jerrod

Monopoly_12.jpg

#2 5 years ago

Magic eraser and 91% alcohol. Carefully. Don't be to aggressive,M.E. is very abrasive.

#3 5 years ago

Thanks. Do I just put a dab on alcohol on the eraser and scrub? Does it matter if I go in a circle motion?

#4 5 years ago

Just invest in a small buffing pad to put on your drill motor and use Novus or an automotive swirl removing compound. Much safer and will clean it all up like new.

#5 5 years ago

You can put a lot of the alcohol on. The magic erasers are designed to get them good and wet, wring out the excess and then use. You don't need it to be dripping, but wet is good.

You will quickly catch on. Start nice and light in a circle and apply a little more pressure at a time until you see it is working. GO GENTLY though and take your time. You can easily go from "clean" to through the paint, but not nearly as easily or as bad as with a buffer.

After that, go to novus 2 and then some good car wax. You will be very happy with the result.

#6 5 years ago

When done using the ME, you will notice the PF has no shine, but dont get discouraged (like I did) like what was mentioned above use Novus #2 and ya gonna have to put some elbow grease on applying it too. The results will be night and day, you'll be glad you used the ME to rid the ugly swirls. I did it to my HS and the colors really pop now!

#7 5 years ago

After all the playfield cleanup I'd be checking to see if your balls need cleaning, or replacing.

#8 5 years ago
Quoted from JWS64:

After all the playfield cleanup I'd be checking to see if your balls need cleaning, or replacing.

Thanks for the heads up. Just replaced them.

Everyone else, thank you for the info.

I'll post some after pics soon.

Promoted items from the Pinside Marketplace
2,900 (OBO)
Machine - For Sale
Clayton, NC
From: $ 14.95
From: $ 119.99
Lighting - Backbox
Rock Custom Pinball
$ 40.00
Lighting - Other
Rock Custom Pinball
From: $ 369.95
From: $ 50.00
Gameroom - Decorations
Pinball Art Prints
$ 157.00
$ 48.00
Cabinet - Other
ModFather Pinball Mods
$ 11.99
$ 39.99
Lighting - Interactive
Lee's Parts
$ 38.00
Cabinet - Sound/Speakers
ModFather Pinball Mods
From: $ 14.95
$ 29.99
Cabinet - Sound/Speakers
Lighted Pinball Mods
$ 159.99
Lighting - Other
Lighted Pinball Mods
From: $ 19.95
Apparel - Unisex
Pinball Wheezer
$ 239.99
Lighting - Led
PinballBulbs
$ 35.00
Cabinet - Decals
Bright Lights Pinball
$ 24.95
$ 36.99
Lighting - Interactive
Lee's Parts

Reply

Note: This is an old thread. The last post was made to it 2,033 days ago. Resurrecting old threads is not necessarily a bad thing, if you think the topic is still relevant and/or your post is beneficial to it (e.g. following up on something). In other cases, it might be better to create a new topic.

Wanna join the discussion? Sign up for a Pinside account, or log in if you already have an account.


Hey there! Got a moment?

Great to see you're enjoying Pinside! Did you know Pinside is able to run thanks to donations from our visitors? Please donate to Pinside, support the site and get anext to your username to show for it! Donate to Pinside