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Cleaning Apoxie sculpt from glass eye

Discussion in 'Deer and Gameheads' started by Non-Typical_IL, Jul 3, 2015.

  1. Non-Typical_IL

    Non-Typical_IL Member

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    Which compound to use to clean the apoxie sculpt off of the glass eyes?
    I have put my nictating membranes on and now cleaning up so that I can move on to painting and finishing.
    Denatured alcohol? Lacqur thinner? Windex?

    Just had a major brain fart!!! :eek:
     
  2. ljones

    ljones 1994 wasco award winner

    Cured apoxie you will have to scrap off with a scapel blade .. If it's uncured windex or any solvent will do it
     

  3. Non-Typical_IL

    Non-Typical_IL Member

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    Thanks ljones,
    It's still fresh!
     
  4. Tanglewood Taxidermy

    Tanglewood Taxidermy Well-Known Member

    Apoxie safety solvent is your best bet. All the ones you mentioned will work.
     
  5. joeym

    joeym Jeannette & Joey @ Dunn's Falls

    X2! Once it has set, scraping with a scalpel is much more effective than trying to remove it with solvents.
     
  6. Windex works great!
    Denatured algohol works well too