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Old 01-31-2013, 07:01 AM   #2195
ducnut
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Joined: Feb 2009
Location: central IL
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getting off most of the rust with foil.
If you ever get into the resto thing, oxalic acid (wood bleach) is the best thing to use on rusty chrome. I use a plastic tote for a dipping container (silverware tray/drawer organizer for rims), so that I have a lid to put back over it. I usually leave things 24hrs. Using this method completely cleans any surface of rust and doesn't scratch.

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The Army aluminum field box behind it was also a bit of booted-out-renter-booty.
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