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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

    #1
    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

    #2
  3. macrumors 6502

    #3
    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

    #4
    Steel wool
     
  5. tom vilsack, Dec 24, 2010
    Last edited: Dec 24, 2010

    macrumors 68000

    tom vilsack

  6. macrumors regular

    #6
    Your going to have to buff them out
     

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