View Full Version : Stinky wrap

07-02-2005, 08:16 AM
How do you get the cigarette smoke smell out of a linen wrap?

Will Febreze work?

07-02-2005, 01:29 PM
<blockquote><font class="small">Quote cycopath:</font><hr> How do you get the cigarette smoke smell out of a linen wrap?<hr /></blockquote>

Have you tried switching to cigars?

Boro Nut

07-02-2005, 04:57 PM
Good one.

I quit 5 years and 30 pounds ago, but I recently picked up a Rick Howard cue that smells like Ron White's (aka Tater Salad) right hand.

Needless to say, it stinks to high heaven.

I really want to take this cue to the poolhall to try it out, but the smell is so pungent I'll have to drag along a possum carcass to offset the aroma.

Any ideas yet?


07-02-2005, 06:03 PM
Linen wraps can be a real headache to clean. First, when you go to clean it you really can't twist it because you run the risk of unwrapping it, so I would suggest a cloth with some car interior cleaner like Dry Clean, just use a little foam and gently rub up and down while turning the cue. Secondly, if that does not work, get it rewrapped that would be ideal.

07-03-2005, 06:53 AM
Try submersing it in alcohol, then drying it with a shop vac.