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Thread: Scratch Removal?

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    Default Scratch Removal?
    Hey, so I baby the hell out of my iPhone, and love to protect it. Sadly, I failed. I have a minor scratch (Invisible unless inspected for about 30 seconds to find the damned thing) and I was hoping someone had an idea on how to remove it. It's on the screen unfortunately, as apposed to the chrome (then I wouldn't care nearly as much). Does anyone have any ideas on how to maybe buffer it out?

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    you get some ipod scratch remover.

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    Do you think that will work? I mean, isn't the ipod's screen made out of acrylic, while this screen is made out of glass? I'm just very hesitant to put anything on it, without knowing it works first.

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    Then try buffing it out with some rubbing alcohol.

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    How did you scratch your screen? I have mine in my pocket and my other phone screens all scratched like crazy but I have yet to find one on the iphone.

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    Spend the 15 dollars and get the iphone protector sticky.

    its a clear piece of plastic that sticks over the screen and has a couple strong layers. you can still use the touch screen.

    If you apply it correctly you cant even tell its there, and it doesnt ruin the screen if u mess up. 2 per box

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    It's rather embarrassing how I scratched my screen. Basically, I was hanging inverted about 6 feet above the ground, it fell out of my pocket, and landed on the gravel. I am amazed it didn't get scratched more.

    Anyway, the screen protectors sound like a worthy investment, but first I want to remove the scratch I have. I don't think rubbing alcohol will help buffer out a scratch, rather just clean it.

    Anyone have other ideas?

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    Basically, I was hanging inverted about 6 feet above the ground
    Oh, of course. I knew that was it.

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    Use that cloth that came with the phone and buff the hell outta the scratch. It should come out.
    Last edited by Kyle Matthews; 2007-08-01 at 09:47 AM. Reason: language

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