Exterior brass door cleaner?

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Looking for a safe, effective brass exterior door knob and dead bolt cleaner, suggestions?

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  • Bonnie Bonnie on Jul 29, 2018

    Toothpaste

  • Elaine Cullen Elaine Cullen on Jul 30, 2018
    rolite metal polish is used by professionals. Make sure any clear coat is removed before you use the polish.
  • Gc822378686 Gc822378686 on Jul 30, 2018

    Use BRASSO for cleaning brass.

  • Charlotte Charlotte on Jul 30, 2018
    Vinegar, Salt and Flour: These versatile home staples can be combined to make a paste to clean tarnished brass. Dissolve 1 teaspoon of salt into one-half cup of vinegar, and add flour until the mixture becomes a paste. Rub into the brass, leave for about 10 minutes, then rinse with warm water and buff dry.

    Or use a can of coke and wipe off with a soft cloth after rinsing.
  • Slk24465255 Slk24465255 on Jul 30, 2018
    Ketchup works!
  • Karen Ardillo Karen Ardillo on Jul 30, 2018
    Thank you all!! If at first you don't succeed, try suggestion #2. Toothpaste worked well on deadbolt but either my arm strength left me or it needed more attention. Off I go with ketchup! Saving all the ideas!
  • Lisa S. Lisa S. on Aug 28, 2018

    I use basso - problem it looks like the lacquer is partly but not all off. Yu may have to use a solvent to remove all the lacquer to make it look right.

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