Crazy glove-cleaning issue

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Crazy glove-cleaning issue

Postby robert1977 » July 29th, 2012, 12:31 pm

I've had so many great conversations on here that I'm now hoping you all can help me with a cleaning problem.

I bought a Wilson A2105 Ball Hawk for $3 at Goodwill about a month ago. Obviously it's an awesome glove — except for one thing. Someone put bright orange acrylic paint all over it.

Now, this might seem like the dumbest thing ever. But get this: The paint completely protected the stamps, and the leather beneath the paint is in great condition.

While I've cleaned a majority of the mitt by simply bending the glove and peeling the dried paint off, I'm having some issues cleaning off the small flecks left behind. Does anyone know a good and safe way to remove acrylic from leather? At the rate I'm going, it'll take me three months to clean this thing.

Thanks to anyone who responds.

Best,
Robert
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Re: Crazy glove-cleaning issue

Postby Zapper24 » July 29th, 2012, 2:50 pm

Have you tried any Hand cleaners? JOE"s or Fast orange?
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Re: Crazy glove-cleaning issue

Postby robert1977 » July 30th, 2012, 11:27 am

I haven't. Do you think that would work?
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