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Cleaning an Orange Amp (Wicker?) Grill

Discussion in 'Amp Central Station' started by johmica, Feb 27, 2021.

  1. johmica

    johmica Tele-Holic

    Mar 10, 2011
    Berea, KY
    As I posted yesterday, I just purchased a used Orange AD30TC combo. The grill had some stains on it, so I got a soft-bristled scrub brush (made for car interior detailing), and I scrubbed the grill gently with warm soapy water (I used dish detergent, because I wanted something that wasn't too abrasive).

    The results were pretty good. The stains are gone, but the grill dried just a little inconsistently. Now the grill has an ever-so-slight mottled look to it. It's really, really slight, and I doubt that anyone, even anyone familiar with Orange amps, would notice it, unless I pointed it out.

    I am curious if anyone has any experience cleaning the grills on Orange amps, what their methods are, and what the results are like.
  2. Flaps

    Flaps TDPRI Member

    Feb 12, 2021
    South Yorkshire, UK
    I bought my Orange cab second hand, great condition but it had a funny dog/smoke smell. I gave it a clean too, damp cloth with washing up liquid, it smelled horrid for a few days bit fishy?! but is fine now. Not noticed any drying issues.
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