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Little Bit Of Rust, Best Way To Remove?

Discussion in 'Technical' started by pjgtech, Nov 12, 2020.

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  1. Brad75

    Brad75 Thebradsimps

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    tin foil and some cheep cola! An old Hot Roders trick to clean up chrome. Did on the wheels of my dads old Mustang after last winter worked a treat!
     
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    rust! you should be strung up by your nuts allowing a gun to rust!:eek:
     
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    Whilst browning damascus shotgun barrels, rust is artificially formed on their surfaces to obtain the brown finish. Rust is produced by application of a browning fluid which produces rust on the barrels surfaces sometimes within minutes. To kill the rust, boiling water is poured on after the red surface is removed with a brass brush, then traditionally Jade oil was used to preserve the finish, however, any mineral oil will do. The heat from the boiling water causes any surface moisture to evaporate quickly leaving a dry surface to accept the oil. So rather than mess around with all these modern solutions, this method has been used for centuries and has proved it's worth
     
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    this might get interesting, brass brush, polishing soap, coke and foil? i see a complete reblue on the list. stick to oil and wire wool.
     
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