Gold Rust Bath
Gold Rust Bath is available in 5 and10 litre enviropaks or
20 Litre Bottles.
not etch good metal or paint
arisies from the surface oxidation of iron or steel in the presence
of atmospheric oxygen and moisture. As the rust forms, the surface
of the iron is eaten away, sometimes evenly, but often deep local
pitting occurs beneath wart-like protrubances. Rust occupies
more volume than the iron it replaces, and so moving parts will
tend to sieze as they rust.
most red rust is hydrous ferric oxide FeO(OH). If water enters
this chemical structure, yellow-brown limonite may form FeO(OH).nH20.
Quite often, black iron oxides are also present, usually magnetite
(Fe3O4), an iron
benifit of using Lanolin Gold Rust Bath to remove rust
is that it will dissolve deep rust that a steel brush cannot
get and save you the high cost of sandblasting. Lanolin Gold
Rust Bath will not remove good steel or paint, just rust!
best results use a mixture of between 1:10 and 1:4 of Lanolin
Gold Rust Bath and water. Put your mix of Lanolin
Gold Rust Bath and water in a plastic container and partly
cover to slow down evaporation. Let it stand for two to three
weeks until it ferments. Clean the skin off the top of the
solution and you are ready to start removing rust from your
Depending on how bad the rust is, it can take from
two days to two weeks to remove the rust. The part must be free
of oil, the process will not work on oil-coated areas. When you
remove the part wash it off with water and a stiff brush. The
part may start to rust again as soon as it is removed from the
rust remover, so after cleaning, coat it with Lanolin
Gold Liquid Lanolin or Lanolin
Gold Grease as a preventative measure.