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Leather is any treated animal skin or rawhide. The tough, flexible, and aesthetically pleasing characteristics of leather have made it a staple in the production of shoes, clothes, furniture and many other goods.
%DETAILS%%FOLLOWUPS% I don't find much about Tobin Arms Co. except that it was in Norwich CT around 1860, and that the G.B. Crandall Company Limited of Woodstock, Ontario, Canada retailed a shotgun of unknown manufacture with the trade name Tobin Simplex. Unless your gun has something special (fa…
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%DETAILS% Answer I'd start at $200 and be prepared to come down.
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Even if only in fair condition, it is probably still worth $125-$150 as a mantle decoration, as long as it has all the external parts and isn't dripping rust.
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Hartford Arms Company: Trade name used by the H. & D. Folsom Arms on shotguns made for the Simmons Hardware Company of St. Louis, Missouri. Unlikely that it was ever on a stagecoach. Laminiated steel barrels were not designed for modern ammunition, so even if it does work, don't use it.
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W-d 40 On A Rag, It Works On My Leather Jackets. Test In A Non-Visible Spot First In Case Of Color Change. WD-40 Didn't Work For Me, Nor Did Leather Cleaner.   Mr. Clean Magic Eraser Is Sold At Grocery Stores. It Is A Amazing Product. : Magic Eraser Did Not Work Very Well In My Case. …
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Answer Today's baseballs are made of cowhide. Until 1974, baseballs were made of horsehide. MLB made the change due to a shortage of horsehide. Baseball's are made of cool stuff that you eat.
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it is tanned
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they are made of pigskin still The football was originally made of pigskin, for no other reason than that pigskin was easily available, tough, and waterproof. they are made of leather to be light and easy to kick They were never really made of pig skin. They just looked like it.
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it was the best material they had at the time. in the first days of football they had no helmates it was not till about 1893 they were introduced and not entill 1939 they were made manditory for all players to ware
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Answer Not sure about other makes, but Ford Explorer "Limited" and possibly upgraded 945 package on XLT ExporerOffer a black Leather interio option. in at least the last 3 years Answer Volvo XC90. I think it is oppressively dark, but to each their own. Answer all sorts of suv's offer that…
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Answer www.PatioDirectOnline.com has replacement vinyl straps (webbing) for pool and patio furniture -- cut to size, by the foot, or bulk (by the 200') roll. Contact Patio Direct at PatioDirect@aol.com -- your best source for replacement parts for your pool and patio furniture. www.patiofurnitur…
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Leather isn't found. It is made by "tanning" the hides of animals. In other words, it's skin, normally taken from cows although it can be made from the hides of many other animals.  
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Sounds like there is trouble in paradise. Doesn't sound like a solid relationship to me, so I think you should move on.Sometimes we tend to stick with what we know best (becomes a habit and a way of life) and I feel you may well be in this life's role. Don't be afraid to spread your wings and meet a…
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The value of the gun depends a lot on the condition. A Columbia Arms Shotgun ejector model could be anywhere from $100 to $1,800.
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round no facemasks, round facemask, round and solid with a hard facemask.
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Answer I know that during the 70's the stores were know as "Wilson's House of Suede" and the shop I was familiar with was in North Hollywood, California. They TV ads I believe were usually for Mens Jackets. Prior to the late 80's, there were two companies: Wilson's House of Suede - mainly on th…
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It is easily waterproofed. It is more resistant to ripping/shredding than other materials, in case of an accident. It doesn't flap in the wind.  My AnswerThe number one reason. Wind cannot penetrate leather, even on a warm day you will get cold riding a cycle. Also, and the more important reas…
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Panels on a football.. It can be different on different footballs, but official balls have 32 leather panels held together by 642 stitches. In addition... Some recent footballs designed to increase passing and shooting speed have only 2 big panels, like a tennis ball, but made of microfiber. …
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Answer These type of cleaner pads are not really safe to use on leather as they are abrasive and can remove the finish or pigment along with the dye transfer.. Dye transfer on leather can be removed using a leather safe cleaner like LTT Maxi Cleaner which was developed for that type of problem. I…
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Football boots are now made out of a number of materials as people like Nike experiment with light weight plastics that are waterproof. Most top flight players however will tell you that Kangaroo leather or really soft cow leather give you the best feel and comfort as you get feedback and the leath…
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DO IT WITH NAIL POLISH REMOVER
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Answer Yes, there are several things that will get this out. Get some dish soap with "grease disolver in it." Brands: Sunlight, Dawn, etc. If you read the bottle it will say "cuts grease." Take your shirt and dribble a little of the dish soap on the stain and rub, then rinse, and then repe…
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Go to any automotive supply store, find the detailing dept. buy a container of leather cleaner, follow the directions. Automotive leather cleaner, i have found to work really well.First bought Meguiar's leather cleaner/conditioner for my beige leather seats.....did nothing to clean them (I'm using a…
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The baseball is made from a round cushioned cork pill at the core,and Polly cotton windings as laces in midsection,and the cow hide covering exterior
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Well first of all rubber is chosen to be in a softball so that it can be harder to hit and safer if the ball was to hit you up side the head. So that's why rubber is chosen to be in a softball.ANSWER - it would not get damaged a lot
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Leather Interiors Yes, most automobile leater interiors are real. Here is more input and advice: If the sticker says "leather interior" that's what you've got. Remember that anything the salesman promises you verbally isn't worth the paper it's written on. Anything written down is fairly reliab…
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Get Rid of It You can't get cat piddle out of your leather jacket. I suggest getting a new leather jacket! Answer You don't. You throw it away or all the cats in the neighborhood will also pee on your jacket as they will want to put their scent on it! Answer You can try something called P…
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Answer If you own a car with leather seats, you will need to buy some kind of leather conditioner and cleaner. A lot of the leathers used on domestic vehicles are treated with a thin plastic which is used to protect them. You can treat these leathers with the same products you would use on viny…
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Answer Any good leather store will give you a leaflet and sell you leather cleaner.
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It has 20 pentagons and 12 hexagons so it has a total of 32 leather panels
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The surface is hard to protect the skull and inside of the helmet its cusioned to keep the players heads comfortable.
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The Level Collection is the best place.
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pink is a manly color and many men wear it though many gay men wear it to. So, you might get mistaken for a gay guy.
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You need to use a good quality water based foam leather cleaner. (LTT Leather Shampoo) With light coloured leather dye transfer from clothing can be a problem although using a good quality leather protector (LTT Leather Protect) will help inhibit this. Black obviously does not show this problem. D…
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Answer Baby oil should get it off, and since it's safe for babies, it should be safe for you.
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Answer Leather is pourous, and the ink may well be permanantly set. Any chemical you use to try to remove the spot may damage the leather even more. If the leather is ruined anyway, you may try hairspray as a last-ditch effort to dissolve the ink. You may also try denatured alcohol if the hairsp…
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The stock motor for the 99 Z28 should be the 350 LS-1, which started being put in them in 98. The LT-1 is also a 350. You may want to ask him about the motor. Answer 350 corvette engine Answer not corvette motor if its in a camaro is it they used the ls1 in both. unless it has fuel rail covers t…
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Stretching Leather Shoes Sometimes rubbing the area that needs streching with alcohol while the shoe is on works. Another option. Take it to a shoe repair shop. They carry a stretcher insert that has a crank on it and will be able to stretch it a few sizes wider for you, for a small fee. This i…
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I saw one in 90 % condition with pitted barrel sell for $150.00
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Answer use "leather conditioner" a clean cloth and some elbow grease!
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Leather is made out of animal hide that has been tanned and cut. Animals include cattle, bison, deer, elk, moose, pig, goats, rabbit, cat, sheep, caribou, kangaroo, alligator and crocodile, snake, etc.
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Answer You can try using mayonnaise but I would recommend a process using denatured alcohol and a a product by Jasco called white ring remover. There is also a great article listed below that gives a good proccess on getting rid of white rings.
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regular everyday soccer ball has 32 leather panels. 20 of these leather panels are regular hexagons, while the other 12 leather panels are pentagons
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Gravity pulls it down====Funny how gravity pulls a rock downbut the rock doesn't bounce.There must be more to it.--------------------------------------------------There is. Far more.All materials (media) or objects have a degree of compressibility on interaction with another mass. They also then hav…
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A ball, falling through space, loses potential energy and gains kinetic energy. This is a way to say (in Physics equations) that it goes faster the longer it falls. When the ball strikes a hard surface, the ball is deformed and changes all the kinetic energy to elastic energy. This energy then chang…
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Leather is the tanned hide/skin of any animal. The skins are removed and put through a highly complex chemical process that turns the skin into a non perishable product - leather.
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Well it depends on the soccer ball, what size it is and what company made it but most have about 6-7!
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This seems to be the $100 question! I am also in need of knowing more about the man who said "The best ad is a good product." but it's nothing but dead ends everywhere!
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They are made of leather or composite leather. The composite leather balls are less expensive. The NBA Official Game Ball is a Top Grain Leather basketball. The Wilson NCAA Official Game Ball is covered in moisture wicking composite leather.
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The sooner you just wear them out for a while the better off you will be and you wont have to wait for someone to answer this question! Other than that you could bend the shoe where it would normally bend and wrap tape around it just like you would do with a baseball glove!  AnswerI suggest …
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they tan it and then they smoke them and then they r ready to turn into leather!
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The balls bounce because gravity is what pulls the falling ball towards the ground! As it falls the ball gains energy from its movement
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An official soft baseball (or practice ball) still conforms to the official size and weight of the official hard baseball, but it has a synthetic leather cover with a sponge cork and rubber center. These are usually Official T-Ball practice balls. Higher league practice balls still maintain the of…
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No, they don't exist. I used to work for St. Louis, MO based Edison Bros. at the J. Riggings chain. Edison Bros. ended up filing bankruptcy in the late 1990s or early 2000s. I understand at least one of their chains was purchased before they went out of business, but not J. Riggings.
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The soccer ball was made out of leather in the early years of the game because leather is flexible and durable, and of all the materials available at the time, it was the best choice. Leather was used to cover the animal bladders that formed the air sack inside the ball. Synthetic materials were exp…
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I just used nail polish remover on my black leather chair and ottoman (made by Ashley)to remove pink nail polish and it worked without damaging the leather.
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Leather has been used for thousands of years. It is one the main products from cattle. No one actually knows who make the first example of leather.
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because of the air inside of the ball
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Patent Leather Yes, Patent leather is made from real leather, with a finish originally made from various oils (whale oil, linseed oil etc), and lacquers such as shellac, and a colour, most commonly red or black. Modern patent leather is finished with a mixture of acrylic and polyurethane which give…
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Yes they do due to how much you walk on them. When your soles start wearing out it's time to get new shoes!!!!!!
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Answer If the lighter is damaged not through abuse, it can be sent back to Zippo to be repaired free of charge. You do have to pay shipping charges. OR it depends on how its broke. you can replace the flint which is sold in most wallmarts or gas stations or you can replace the wick which you ca…
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Answer Blue marlin are fish and have scales that end in one or two sharp points.
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At tanneries. Although you can make leather at home, it is a complicated processif you mean the tanner there are 2 places i know of in f2p 1.in al kahird(desert place)2.crafting guild flour 2
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Leather is made from the skins of many different animals. The skin of any animal can be made into leather. The skin is treated and dried. It can be worn, put on couches, car seats and much more.
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Answer we also purchased this durahide crap, after 3 yrs we had the same cracking . we purchased the same warranty so we weren't really worried, well the lady i talked with at the warranty place (alicia at guardian) actually laughed at me!!!!!! i have never been so mad in my whole life. i asked her …
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Glycerin
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RAW SESAME OIL and SALT worked GREAT....! My fingers were not glued together but I had the glue covering almost all of the palm of my hand and half my little finger plus one thumb. Lots of rubbing, more oil, more salt, more rubbing, more oil, more salt, no water, wiped with towel. Super glue gone.…
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Full grain leather and Top Grain leather are the same as deined by the American Tanners association.
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kill an animal pull the skin off treat it with chemicals to get the hairs off treat it with yet other chemicals to prevent it from rotting, and from going stiff when drying give it a good scrape to get rid of any meat or fat still stuck to it decide whether you want to tint it or not done!
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Leather from Italy. is completely wrong Italian Leather refers to leather made from the hide of an ostrich. The ostrich hide is much tougher than the normal leather made from a cow making it last a lot longer. Which is why it is used by fine leather users like Gucci and Prada.
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Answer a furniture store or upholstery shop should have leather conditioner avalible.
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The history of the leather bag dates back to the ancient period. Leather is one of man's earliest and most useful discoveries. Our ancestors used leather to protect themselves from the elements. The primitive man hunted wild animals and gathered fruits which he placed on the leather bag.
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wwe store.
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There is only one as far as I'm concerned. Stressless. Go to a local retailer.
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To dye leather, either a water-based or alcohol-based dye should be chosen. The leather surface should be clean from dirt or coating present. The leather should be dampen with water and then the dye should be applied evenly with a clean cloth and allowed to dry. Once dry, the leather should be buffe…
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to stich leather you should do a blanket stitch do the stiches closely together but never stich in the same spot make shure you redu yoyure stich if it is further apart then 2 cm . always go over your work so you can redu any mistakes.
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this is a question asked in EMBA assignment in NIBM. for this, there is no single line answer. let me work on this and let you know
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Leather furniture can be an attractive investment for your home. Leather seats in your car also take a beating but look great for a long time. Leather is durable and can last if you take good care of it. Over time, leather can begin to look worn and can crack if care has not been taken. It can also …
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Naphthalene (ingredient of napalm)
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You can remove the stain if your leather belt leaked onto your white shorts by applying some bleach to the affected area, scrubbing gently with a soft brush. Alternatively, you can apply the same trick with a stain remover product. Afterwards, wash the shorts in a 60 or 90 degree laundry cycle.
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APPLYING A PATCH TO A LEATHER JACKETOn a leather jacket with a polyesther lining, you have to first remove the lining in the area where you are going to stitch on the patch. Otherwise when you stitch on the patch you would stitch through the lining as well. You need a special thicker leather needle …
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I have a 1973 Ford Mustang, which came stock with all vinyl upholstered seats. I got lucky, and they weren't damaged AT ALL. they had some minor dirt problems. I've done some research on the internet, and it says that you can clean them with most household cleaning products EXCEPT: Bleach. which i w…
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Why does leather age? Leather is an organic material
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There are many methods to remove a musty smell, but the method employed depends upon what material is involved and mobility. In general, baking soda, crumpled newspaper, charcoal, and some enzymes will absorb the smell and can be removed and discarded.
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Answer hairspray The solvent carrier of hairspray is effective against biro ink but so are most alcohols such as rubbing alcohol or methyl alcohol (meths).
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It is a promotional term for selling products. There is some very misleading information about leather and its care and you should be cautious about claims made from care product manufacturers. LAA What you really want to check is whether it is aniline treated full-grain leather. These high qualit…
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Does Leather Stretch? if leather gets wet or damp it can shrink, but it can also stretch when its wet; wet the inside of the shoe and wear it, it will stretch out
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I wore a leather helmet in Jr High School in 1958 but, by around 1960 almost everyone had moved to Wilson or Riddell plastic. Even though the suspension system in the plastic was probably an improvement over the leather helmet, leather seemed to absorb shock better. Leather helmets made a magical …
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it is because the kinetic energy possessed by the ball cannot just disappear so when the ball hits the ground the energy deform the ball and the ball wants to go back to it's original shape so it spring back to it's original position and the energy made by the springing of the ball pushes the ball, …
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Because this is best described with pictures, please check out the Web Links below for visual instructions to beating this common problem!
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try nail polish remover My solution was, get a washcloth, put a little bit of rubbing alcohol on one side and scrub scrub scrub. It will take it out a little bit. Then wait for no more than a minute! and Pour Acetone nail polish remover on the other half of your washcloth and scrub scrub scrub! Min…
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eBay leather hide
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Originally patent leather was made from top grade real leather, highly polished with different types of oil and lacquers. Modern day patent leather is often coated with or made from plastic.
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oxhide leather is infact not an animal at all!Oxhide leather is the hide of an ox!
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Answer Still working on this one. Probably the best is to buy the solvent designed for cleaning the dry erase boards. Other suggestions I have run across: baby wipes, alcohol and Dawn dishwashing liquid, Goo-Gone or similar product, WD-40. Use Murphy's Oil Soap for wood floors. Put a towel dir…
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gasoline...really works great
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