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Preservation Polish

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Silicone-free and repair shop friendly, with no wax or silicone residues. 12-ounce bottle.

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Preservation Polish
Item# Description In stock Price Quantity
3006 Preservation Polish
Cannot ship by air or outside the U.S.
3 or more $7.81  
6 or more $6.77  

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Preservation Polish gently cleans, polishes and protects lacquer and varnish finishes.

Ordinary guitar polishes shine by leaving a long-lasting silicone residue that's very hard to remove. If your guitar ever needs a repair, the silicone will prevent glue or finish from adhering, making even simple repairs more difficult and costly.

Simply apply Preservation Polish with a clean cotton cloth. It leaves no wax or silicone residues, so there's no cloudy film, stickiness or build-up. And it won't discolor the patina of vintage finishes.

Luthiers and repair shops: You've learned the hard way that guitars and silicone are bad company. Silicone residue makes it difficult for glue or finish to adhere properly and is a primary cause of "fisheyes" and cratering in lacquer finishes. It's even worse if silicone reaches bare wood or gets into the cracks of older finishes. Even the simplest finish repairs can become more difficult, time-consuming and costly. Do your colleagues a favor — use Preservation Polish and recommend it to your customers!

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Preservation Polish
Preservation Polish
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5 7-17-2013
The best I've used

This stuff is the best I've ever used, and I've used a bunch. Gives a nice gloss to any instrument except those that are VERY dirty. It make all the small dings and tiny marks nearly invisible, while not being a barrier to future repair work, or so I'm told (no repairs requiring spray in years, thanks). On easy, off easy.

Dr. Bill Miller  St. Louis, MO Read my reviews (3)
5 6-20-2013
Best polish out there

I have used several guitar polishes with mediocre results. In fact, I started to neglect the cleaning and maintenance of my guitars because I often felt that the finish looked no better after I finished polishing them and that my efforts were just a waste of time. After using this polish, my opinion changed. It restores gloss and satin finishes to a factory-new resilience and leaves no nasty looking residue on the instrument (this is a first in my experience). One bottle of this will last a long time and you will not easily find another product of this caliber.

Terence  Missouri Read my reviews (15)
4 6-14-2013
Works ok..

Works good not the amazing end all polish like it sounds.. At least to me.. Gets guitars clean from build up but like other polishes for shine and getting that silky smooth slick feel..

T Jones  Chester, MT Read my reviews (39)
5 3-21-2013

is just what we all need to keep the guitar, i recommend this article.

Carlos GirĂ³n  Ny Read my reviews (28)
5 3-14-2013
Superior polish

Very good cleaning and optically bright polish. Good size amount for the price. No silicone a real plus. Won't use anything else from now on.

JB Bass  Brick, NJ Read my reviews (9)
5 2-24-2013
Awesome polish

Made my Kristufek mandolin shine like a diamond. This is very high quality polish.

Nick Gedra  Stillwater, OK Read my reviews (5)
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5 1-25-2013
Fantastic Results

A little fussy to use compared to some spray bottle polishes, but dang, this stuff works. Very well named. It took years off my guitar. If it worked on people as well as it does on guitars, we'd all look like movie stars. WhooHoo!

badrapp627  Oak Park, Il. Read my reviews (5)
5 9-24-2012
Must have

Now that I've tried it, I wouldn't want to be without it. If you love your guitars, buy this & use it.

CWaggs  Illinois Read my reviews (44)
5 9-13-2012
Great polish !!!

You can really tell on a dark or sunburst instrument. I have an all black guitar and this stuff works great.

Lee  Jacksonville
5 9-01-2012
More than the Best Polish!

I purchased a high end Fender Tele on ebay and when it arrived I was unable to play it from the cigarette smell that permeated the nitro finish. Was I disappointed! I disassembled the guitar and very carefully washed all the parts with dishwashing liquid 5 times. Then I used an odor eliminating product after testing it on the finish. With no problems encountered, I used the product several times, cleaned it off, reapplied and left it on overnight. Next day I washed it down again with dishwashing liquid and the odor was almost gone from the instrument. But not quite. That's where Preservation Polish comes in! I cleaned and polished the surfaces with PP and voila!! the odor was completely gone! All this actually worked on a very tough smell to get rid of as well as left no problems on a super sensitive Nitro finish. I couldn't be happier with this product!

Archtop  USA Read my reviews (9)
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