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Article about: Hello, Today I found this shell in the woods in Poland and I would like to know how I can remove rust and dirt from the shell without damaging it? Thanks! Greetings, Danny

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    Question How to clean this shell?

    Hello,

    Today I found this shell in the woods in Poland and I would like to know how I can remove rust and dirt from the shell without damaging it?

    Thanks!

    Greetings,

    Danny

    How to clean this shell?
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    This could still be a Live Round, is it hollow? If not I'd suggest to call bomb disposal.
    Cheers Chris

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    Yes it's hollow… Otherwise I would run far away from here...

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    Electrolysis using a car battery will shift alot of crud from it.

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    Yes I will try thatů

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    You might also want to ask member AT P SWEEP. He detects and cleans up his items really well

    Australian WWII - Far North Queensland Metal detecting and recovery
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    Electrolysis is what you should use.

    I have some experience with this..... Schartenlafette 34

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    ...before and after.

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    Very nice!!!

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