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Violin cleaner.
Not sure what to use to clean rosin off my violin.
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Kiara
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March 3, 2014 - 9:58 pm
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Hello,

I was wondering if anyone here has used the Anton Schubert violin cleaner/polish?

I am trying to work out the best way to safely remove rosin build up.

I never used to wipe off the rosin after I have played so it has built up and I can't get it off with just a cloth.

Any ideas??

Thanks,

Kiara

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March 4, 2014 - 1:01 am
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I was told to only use real lemon oil (not Pledge).  And yea, rosin will mess up your finish.  Sorry, I have no advice about the product you asked about.  

 

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Ferret
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March 4, 2014 - 5:00 am
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I use it and am very happy with it thumbs-up

You will find it here:

http://fiddlershop.com/accesso.....d-cleaners

My 2yr old fiddle is always nice and clean

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Fiddlerman
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March 4, 2014 - 9:19 pm
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I've used it and like it as well. :-)

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Hi! I have 2 violins: O.J.Klier - on this one Anton Shuster works wonderful.

But it can affect some violin's varnishes, including my A.F.Kohr. So now i use this one for it:

http://fiddlershop.com/accesso.....eaner.html

Anyway, both remove all built ups perfectly.

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