View Full Version : cleaning methods for silver

04-11-2012, 12:15 PM
What is the best way to maintain silver plate, and how should it be thoroughly cleaned? I have heard of chemical cleaning versus polish and cloth. Don't know anything about chemical method.:confused:

04-15-2012, 07:20 PM
I think the best thing to do is use a polishing cloth to get it clean then play the instrument. Playing the horn on a regular basis will keep it from tarnishing.

04-17-2012, 05:39 AM
I've also seen a 3M product called Tarnishield strips that you can keep in the closed case, that will work well also. Do a google on this, and look at them (they are used for jewelry type storage)