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Old 02-27-2006, 06:20 AM
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I've had good results from a product called "The Must for Rust" available from K-mart and Wal-mart. Good on light rust, that is. The main ingredient is muriatic or a citrus based acid, I forget which. It leaves a white phosphur rust inhibiting coating that can be painted over. I used it for surface rust on a car after going over it with a wire brush wheel then 80 grit sand paper. This stuff lifted and cleaned the remaining rust and was relatively inexpensive.

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Originally Posted by HUH?
Muratic acid is a cheap, available, effective and slightly dangerous rust
remover for small parts. It is sold is hardware stores for swimming pool
and concrete cleaning. Wear protective clothing. Use a plastic container.
Use diluted muratic acid. Pour in the water first, then add the acid, then
dunk in the parts. Store in a safe manner. Do not store near ANYTHING that will rust!

Use at your own risk. I take NO responsibility for this advice.

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Well said, I was going to suggest it also, since I use it myself, but am always reluctant to suggest it to someone I don't know. Nice thing is it's cheap enough that you can buy a couple gallons and pour it into a PLASTIC pan like a oil change pan or something and just set the parts in and let them soak for a while. It gets into nooks and crannys where brushes can't go. Do it in a well ventilated area, and where it's safe from kids and pets, and just be careful.
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