Metal files are probably among the most stubborn tools to clean out. All those tiny metal scraps get stuck in those grooves, and what’s worse is that they build up if you fail to get it all out. The result? Your metal file wouldn’t be able to file that well anymore because in those grooves are residing the metal residues you don’t need.
Good thing there’s a solution to getting your metal file cleaned up to look good as new. In the video, ‘sixtyfiveford’ was generous enough to share a simple trick he learned from a fellow DIY guy.
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