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1/25/2018 7:38:29 AM
Posted: 3/4/2006 5:11:31 AM EST
[Last Edit: 3/4/2006 5:16:50 AM EST by spartan28]
Guys , I know this has been brought up before. What is the best way to rid of surface rust? I have a little starting on the gas tube where it slides into rear sight block.
Link Posted: 3/4/2006 5:38:03 AM EST
0000 or 000 steel wool with oil...then retouch up with brownells touch up blue or if paint ...then paint....
Link Posted: 3/4/2006 6:13:54 AM EST
Link Posted: 3/4/2006 7:31:05 AM EST
Soak hell out of it with CLP for a day or so. It'll wipe off.

K
Link Posted: 3/4/2006 12:53:13 PM EST
Kroil and 0000 steel wool or
you can use a nickel, or so I've read, it's softer and won't scratch the steel.
Link Posted: 3/5/2006 5:14:28 AM EST
[Last Edit: 3/5/2006 5:15:23 AM EST by sacmaster]
I used a brass brush with CLP to remove rust on the SG mag deal, worked great. Do you think fine steel wool is better at removing rust and not the bluing (not talking about paint)?
Link Posted: 3/5/2006 5:51:28 AM EST
here ya go guys:

http://www.ar15.com/forums/topic.html?b=4&f=64&t=83464
Link Posted: 3/5/2006 6:02:07 AM EST
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