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#1 LilysDad ONLINE  

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Posted August 16, 2014 - 08:40 PM

I read this story in Gas Engine Magazine. This man had made some new parts for and old engine and he wanted to rust the parts to look old.

 

http://www.gasengine...sis-primer.aspx


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Posted August 16, 2014 - 10:40 PM

Can't get the link to work.

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Posted August 16, 2014 - 11:06 PM

basically he hooked his electrolysis tank up backwards


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Posted August 17, 2014 - 06:58 AM

If you cleaned them up real good and sprayed them with some salt water they would rust up pretty quick. As quick as a  71 Ford! 


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Posted August 17, 2014 - 09:08 AM

Send the parts to me and I will set them on my workbench at work. Between the Ferric Chloride, Sulfuric Acid and the Sodium Hydroxide, I can have them rusty in 2 to 4 hours!

 

Totally destroyed in 2 days!



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Posted August 18, 2014 - 08:59 AM

Send the parts to me and I will set them on my workbench at work. Between the Ferric Chloride, Sulfuric Acid and the Sodium Hydroxide, I can have them rusty in 2 to 4 hours!

 

Totally destroyed in 2 days!

 

Sounds like our lab, we have same issues. Their is one computer near the storage containers looks like it's been sitting in the stuff, it's mostly the HCL and acetic acid fumes in our place.

 

I was also going to suggest spraying with some salt water. 






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