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Electrolytic Rust Removal For Tools

Electrolytic Rust Removal For Tools

This step by step tutorial of Electrolytic Rust Removal for tools is a way to remove heavy rust from ferrous metals without intensive labor or using caustic chemicals.

Using common sense and safety equipment properly, this do it yourself project is safe, frugal and way to save yourself hours of scrubbing or grinding. The great thing about it is that the rust will flake off without damaging or removing any of the original metal.

Electrolytic Rust Removal For Tools
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How many times have you seen rusty tools at a yard sales and just bypassed them no matter how cheap the price is because removing the rust was not worth your time ? Well, this old school knowledge changes all that.

The electric current runs through the metal expelling the rust off the tool.

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12 Uses For A Pressure Washer

12 Uses For A Pressure Washer

Here are 12 Uses For A Pressure Washer that can be used around your homestead for property maintenance cleaning. Here are some bonus ways to use a pressure washer besides what is in the article below: Spraying out a dog kennel Preparing a house for a new paint job Rain gutters and downspouts Cleaning a…Continue Reading

Replacing Handles on Garden Tools

Replacing Handles on Garden Tools

This 2 part series of a tutorial of replacing handles on broken garden tools is a great way to extended the functional life of broken garden tools. Just because a wooden handle breaks does not mean you have to throw away the metal implement. Homesteaders are a self sufficient minded group who make the most…Continue Reading

Simple Wood Pallet Yard Tools Organizer

Simple Wood Pallet Yard Tools Organizer

Simple Wood Pallet Tool Organizer Idea Using a simple wood pallet as a yard tools organizer is a great way to safely keep tools up off the floor of a garage or shed floor. It just takes a handful of long screws to attach it to a wall… nothing fancy or complicated. You can take…Continue Reading