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Offline bowhunterforever

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Cleaning surface rust
« on: July 16, 2019, 05:09:53 PM »
I have a remmington 870 that sat under the truck seat for a couple weeks. Trying to get the best cleaner or cleaners to get it all off and back to normal. I have always had issue with this gun getting surface rust quick. What cleaner do you guys recommend to get it off and what should I put on it after I get it off to keep it from getting rusty so quick? Thanks
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Re: Cleaning surface rust
« Reply #1 on: July 16, 2019, 05:36:07 PM »
As a rust preventative I use breakfree clp. Ive hunted all day in the pouring rain after putting a thin film of it on my rifle, and at the end of the day the film is still there. Havenít had any rust at all since using it.

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Re: Cleaning surface rust
« Reply #2 on: July 16, 2019, 06:12:40 PM »
As a rust preventative I use breakfree clp. Ive hunted all day in the pouring rain after putting a thin film of it on my rifle, and at the end of the day the film is still there. Havenít had any rust at all since using it.
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Re: Cleaning surface rust
« Reply #3 on: July 16, 2019, 06:17:10 PM »
As a rust preventative I use breakfree clp. Ive hunted all day in the pouring rain after putting a thin film of it on my rifle, and at the end of the day the film is still there. Havenít had any rust at all since using it.
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Do you guys think it will clean the little rust that's on there already with a little scrubing? Then when its gone put a light coating on
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Re: Cleaning surface rust
« Reply #4 on: July 16, 2019, 06:18:30 PM »
Yes my daughters benelli did the same thing works great
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Re: Cleaning surface rust
« Reply #5 on: July 16, 2019, 06:26:08 PM »
This the right stuff



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Re: Cleaning surface rust
« Reply #6 on: July 16, 2019, 06:34:58 PM »
I bought a 94 .32 special that had lots of surface rust and I scrubber with clp and a pure copper brush
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Re: Cleaning surface rust
« Reply #7 on: July 16, 2019, 07:26:30 PM »
I bought a 94 .32 special that had lots of surface rust and I scrubber with clp and a pure copper brush
How did it turn out?
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Re: Cleaning surface rust
« Reply #8 on: July 16, 2019, 09:01:07 PM »
Good. Takes it off and won't scratch the metal.
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Re: Cleaning surface rust
« Reply #9 on: July 16, 2019, 09:16:11 PM »
Flitz works great, been using it for years. It's what Boeing used to burnish out blemishes in cargo liners in the old days.
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Re: Cleaning surface rust
« Reply #10 on: July 16, 2019, 10:04:31 PM »
I was having problems with an AnschŁtz that rusted easily until I started using Ballistol. Now I use it on all of my guns, gardening tools, etc.

 


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