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    Posted: 08/31/2019 at 3:50am
Hello friends,
I would like to know how you clean the blade from rests of glue and sweat. I have heard you can use a little bit of alcohol impregnated in cotton or soft cloth. Some other people say that you can use warm watter with a soft cloth.
Respect to the handle lenses I would like to don how you polish them from sweat and lines to get the original brightness and transparency.
Thank you in advance!
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leftover glue on blade can be rubbed off with your fingers.

I would be hesistant to introduce water to a blade.  water can do a lot of damage to wood.
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Originally posted by tuco tuco wrote:

leftover glue on blade can be rubbed off with your fingers.

I would be hesistant to introduce water to a blade.  water can do a lot of damage to wood.

A few drops of water on the rubber topsheet is not going to damage wood LOL

Also using a damp sponge or cloth is not going to cause the blade to suddenly get waterlogged either. LOL

If you soak the racket in a bucket of water or leave it inside a car , it will be permanently ruined Dead

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Use one or two droplets of water on the topsheet and wipe off with clean and dry bare hands. 

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OP asked for cleaning and polishing the blade, not rubber. 
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Use denature alcohol on a clean cotton cloth lightly rubbing the areas need to be cleaned. Repeat if necessary. It will not harm the wood.
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Use an old toothbrush with toothpaste.
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Quickest and easiest method is to use a dense piece of polystyrene and rub.
Other than cleaning, it has no effect on the blade.

BTW, it also works for removing stubborn glue from the sponge. But be gentle.
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