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Old 10-31-2003, 11:53 AM
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Rust Converter?

My mower deck is rusting!
Iím considering using Gemplerís Rust Converter.


Ever hear of such?


...considering it for my rusty trailer too...
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Old 11-01-2003, 02:26 AM
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Seveal suppliers make the same type of product. I have used one with Eastwood's label and it dones fine.
www.eastwoodcompany.com
They offer several types of same product, liquid, paste, etc. Don't know about a price comparison.
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Old 11-01-2003, 04:47 AM
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i've used some rust remover "naval jelly" and didn't really get the best of results,,, wire wheel and primer seems better
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Old 11-02-2003, 12:37 AM
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What Rustic Goat said....

I have used rust coverter on the areas I could not get completly clean with pretty good results.


There are many brands. You can find a selection at most auto parts stores.

Good luck
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Old 11-22-2003, 06:51 PM
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I use the Gempler rust converter where I work alot. Its good stuff. I've used it on farm implements, trailers and am in the process of painting a 30 yr old Cat 955 track loader. Follow the directions on the label and all will be ok.
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