Electrolysis rust removal

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GrassyKnees
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Electrolysis rust removal

Has anyone tried this method of rust removal using a car battery charger & if so are the results worth the efforts? 

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I have not tried the method

I have not tried the method myself but fellow forum member wristpin has achieved some good results with it and he will no doubt chip in to this thread.

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It was this article that got

It was this article that got me interested in the process and I've found a modified version useful for cleaning the interiors of rusty fuel tanks.  

http://myweb.tiscali.co.uk/andyspatch/rust.htm

 

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Thanks wristpin again for

Thanks wristpin again for passing on your knowledge, I will have a go at this over the summer months as the results do luck good

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It's widely used (and liked)

It's widely used (and liked) amongst the old woodworking tool types.

There are faster methods, but electrolysis is pretty much guaranteed to do no damage.

 BugBear