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Old 06-11-2009, 02:51 PM   #3
Jack Ho
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Re: does chlorine corrode watch bands or other watch parts?

Originally Posted by John Kolody II View Post
Just a side note my father has always had a problem with the acidity of his sweat that he regularly corrodes the steel cases of watches.
I believe this can be caused by a nickel allergy and a reaction with the nickel content in the metal. I react to the nickel in the metal they use to make a lot of glass frames, so I go with plastic temples.
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