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Best advice for removing scratches in an iMac G5 case.

Discussion in 'PowerPC Macs' started by bamaworks, Dec 23, 2010.

  1. macrumors 6502

    Basically I'm curious if anyone has a fairly surefire method to remove scuffs and scratches from an iMac G5. I picked one up from a friend for $50 that needed new caps in the power supply (check) and was pretty roughed up cosmetically. Now I've decided to keep it as a kitchen/guest computer but would like to get rid of the scratching as much as possible.

    So, does anyone have any experience / advice with on this issue?
  2. macrumors 68000

    tom vilsack

  3. macrumors 6502

    I feel like that is for extremely superficial scratches, these are slightly deeper, the kind where one would be thinking more of sanding with a medium to light grit sand paper, then an ultra fine grit paper, then a rubbing compound, then a wax type method. Though I have no clue how the material the imac is made of (acrylic?) would do with the abrasion, therefore I'm seeking more experienced advice.
  4. macrumors regular

    Steel wool
  5. tom vilsack, Dec 24, 2010
    Last edited: Dec 24, 2010

    macrumors 68000

    tom vilsack

  6. macrumors regular

    Your going to have to buff them out

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