Originally Posted by c3shooter
To clean it up, try this- spray with a light oil (NOT WD 40, DAMMIT!) use a toothbrush to clean any serrations. Use coarse cloth (burlap, denim) and oil, rub until arm falls off, then change arms. DO NOT USE STEEL WOOL.
The finest bronze wool (not steel wool) you can find and a very light touch will pull the rust right off without affecting the bluing. It won't do much for pitting but surface rust doesn't stand a chance.
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