Cleaning Arlec Plastic Lamp Body

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greybeard
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Cleaning Arlec Plastic Lamp Body

#1 Post by greybeard » Sun Mar 28, 2021 3:30 pm

The plastic body (green and black) of my Arlec led lamp has become sticky to the touch.

I have tried liquid soap, metho and tar and bug remover without success.

It has had ten or so hours of use since being purchased on 3/10/2015. When not in use it is stored in a cabinet.

Being rechargeable and having 12 / 24 led lighting configuration it is an excellent lamp, particularly during power outages.

Hoping someone may have a cleaning solution for this problem.

Daryl.
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Re: Cleaning Arlec Plastic Lamp Body

#2 Post by matt61 » Sun Mar 28, 2021 6:03 pm

What about the cleaning stuff you can buy that's supposed to bring faded car headlamp lenses back to new.
Matt

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