Make your surform last longer with this simple tip

According to Frank Hodges from Sunstone Lab, using a wire brush to clean a Surform is like rubbing a knife blade back and forth on a sidewalk and then expecting it to continue cutting like new. Frank makes his Surform last at least 6 months with this simple trick, he uses a nylon brush to keep the blade clean. At the end of a modifying job, he cleans the blade, then uses an air hose to “dry” it off. Here is a video of what he does:


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