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I have about half a bottle of M-NU that was in with some 1980 era cleaning rods, brushes, etc. I googled it and found it was "Emblem Re finisher". But no other description. How is it used and what kind of emblem, solid brass ones, or ? Thanks for info. Richard

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I think M Nu was used to touch up black USMC devices when the paint was chipped

 

Bill

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We also used it in the Army. It did not work very well and often left our subdued insignia looking like someone polished it with a Hershey bar.

 

Tried it once. Bought new insignia when needed after that.

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We also used it in the Army. It did not work very well and often left our subdued insignia looking like someone polished it with a Hershey bar.

 

Tried it once. Bought new insignia when needed after that.

 

I agree - it never looked right!!

 

Bill

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Yes I too bought a bottle back then and with the same results as described in earlier posts, I think it is lying in a junk box in garage dried up now. I was thinking this was marketed by Ken Nolan company in their catalog. I ended getting better results with flat black spray can paint.

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Thanks for all the info, I do not think I will try it on any EGA but eyelets on black boots might be OK :lol: Richard

Wanted: WWI ID'ed USMC Green Wool Uniform and ANYTHING documented to my Dad's Iwo Jima outfit: 21st Marines 3rd Div.

Items marked "Marquet, Marquett, or Marquette"

 

 

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It's like putting lipstick on a pig!

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