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Disc Cleaner and Scratch Remover for CDs, DVDs and Video Games

 
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Do Disc Cleaner and Scratch Remover for CDs, DVDs and Video Games actually work?

The particular model that I am looking into states the following, "Restore your dirty or scratched CDs, DVDs and video games. The motorized OptiFix Pro disc cleaner includes an AC adapter and cleaning and repair kits."

For instance, this one:
http://www.bestbuy.com/site/olspage.jsp?id=1051384651525&skuId=5216063&type=product

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I find a bit of spit and a rub with my hankie does the trick quite well enough.
 
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I put toothpaste on the disc then lick it clean. Very affective because the tongue is not abrasive.
 
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Originally posted by Gerald Davis:
I put toothpaste on the disc then lick it clean. Very affective because the tongue is not abrasive.



 
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Originally posted by Gerald Davis:
I put toothpaste on the disc then lick it clean. Very affective because the tongue is not abrasive.



[PET PEEVE RANT]
While I'm sure that it is affective, you probably meant effective. Unless you mean infective, but that is confused less
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As far as toothpaste goes, it actually is very good at repairing CDs. I've had less luck with it on DVDs.

I have a Disk Dr. that does quite well are removing smudges and the like, and even seems to work over some minor scratches. I've not tried any cream, but I might...my sons have a nice collection of DVDs (Thomas the Tank Engine and the like) but they don't quite understand "put it away" yet.
 
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