How to Clean Discs

Introduction: How to Clean Discs

About: I love sports in basketball I play point guard in baseball I play pitcher and first base in soccer I play every where. I hate people who annoy me! My favorite type of music is like rock. Some of my favorite ba…

I will show you how to clean discs. This methed works about 60% of the time.

Step 1: The Pencil Thing You Will Need

What you will need to clean the disc is this pencil thing that is in the picture.

Step 2: Cover the Disk

You will need to scribble all over the disk with your pencil thing.

Step 3: Whipe It Off

Next get a paper towel and whipe off the the stuff from the disk until it is clean. (This will not allways work with your disks).

Be the First to Share

    Recommendations

    • Clocks Speed Challenge

      Clocks Speed Challenge
    • Toys & Games Contest

      Toys & Games Contest
    • Big vs Small Challenge

      Big vs Small Challenge

    11 Comments

    0
    rockadio101
    rockadio101

    10 years ago on Introduction

    coo lveary cool that you dont know what it is called when it says it right on the marker i mean realy its on the FIRRST darn picture

    0
    ongissim
    ongissim

    12 years ago on Introduction

    How would stuffing charcoal in the scratches of the disc help?

    0
    LHYellowJackets4
    LHYellowJackets4

    Reply 12 years ago on Introduction

    I do not know how it helps. I just know that it works about 60% of the time. If you want to find out how it works try looking it up on google. Another way would be to smear peanut butter on the disk it sounds like a stupid idea but that really works also.

    0
    awang8
    awang8

    Reply 12 years ago on Introduction

    Jut don't try the toothpase-diet coke-peanut butter one. I tried that and my drive didn't even recognise the disc.

    0
    PKM
    PKM

    Reply 12 years ago on Introduction

    It's not charcoal, it's a black waxy substance (a bit like black wax crayon). They are used for writing on non-porous surfaces like plastic and glass. I would imagine it works like polish, and the wax may lift off greasy fingerprints and other stuff like that.

    0
    ongissim
    ongissim

    Reply 12 years ago on Introduction

    Sorry, they look like my artist's charcoal pencils to me because when I used wax pencils in chemistry they were always red.

    0
    dchall8
    dchall8

    12 years ago on Introduction

    I think they're called china markers because dainty ladies didn't want to call them grease pencils. When they are packaged in paper for children they are called crayons. Grease pencils are made from hardened grease and/or wax impregnated with colored chalk. They are great for marking on glass or glazed ceramics. I can't imagine how or why they might work for taking scratches off of a CD but it's worth a try.

    0
    Ora
    Ora

    12 years ago on Introduction

    That's an oil pencil. It's used to mark on film. You can find them in most art supply stores.

    0
    Ora
    Ora

    Reply 12 years ago on Introduction

    Let me correct myself: they're called China Markers. It says so right on the china marker itself.

    0
    timheppner
    timheppner

    12 years ago on Introduction

    "Pencil Thing" I don't know if I've ever seen something for sale in stores called a "Pencil Thing"