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I have around 20 queen excluders to clean,was thinking of using a heat gun,is this the best way?(they are all metal bar/wood type from thornes).
 

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The dishwash might be of some use!

I find it quite usefull for cleaning engine parts:hat: but dont tell the OH!

Possibley a steamer might be best!
 

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I used dishwasher for metal ones, but not for ones in wooden frames. I scrubbed them in very hot water with washing soda. OH was not impressed about after affects of me using dishwasher.
 

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