Introduction

Remove scratches from a scratched AirPod charging case

Parts

No parts required.

  1. Both sides are heavily scratched Both sides are heavily scratched
    • Both sides are heavily scratched

  2. Use P2000 to P30000 sandpaper. I first used P2000 sandpaper, and then P30000 sandpaper.
    • Use P2000 to P30000 sandpaper. I first used P2000 sandpaper, and then P30000 sandpaper.

  3. After sanding the charging box, clean with a cotton swab and rubbing alcohol
    • After sanding the charging box, clean with a cotton swab and rubbing alcohol

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  5. Use cotton and alcohol to clean the surface of the charging box. You should also clean the inside.
    • Use cotton and alcohol to clean the surface of the charging box.

    • You should also clean the inside.

  6. Wet the surface with cotton and alcohol (or water), and use P2500 sandpaper to polish the surface.
    • Wet the surface with cotton and alcohol (or water), and use P2500 sandpaper to polish the surface.

    • Most of the scratches should now look smooth. The shiny surface should have become matte.

    • Depending on the state of the case, you can redo this step several times.

  7. There are no more scratches, but the surface is still matte.
    • There are no more scratches, but the surface is still matte.

    • If you have suddenly become fond of this matte feel, you are done.

    • If you prefer the shiny surface, use >P3000 sandpaper and conduct step 5.

  8. And the box is back to near pristine condition!
    • And the box is back to near pristine condition!

Conclusion

The charging box should now be in pristine condition

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Z.Heng

Member since: 04/08/2017

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Extremely convincing, especially the last picture.

Ludger - Reply

感谢作者!我的AirPods也布满了划痕!

Zhang Boyang - Reply

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