Rusty Lee dies

Discussion in 'Ammunition & Reloading' started by drboompa, Apr 22, 2013.

  1. drboompa

    drboompa New Member

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    Just bought reloading dies and they are rusty. How can I get the rust off?
    They were an Internet purchase.
     
  2. eatmydust

    eatmydust New Member

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    ???? Here I was wondering who in God's name Rusty Lee was!!!!:eek:
     

  3. orangello

    orangello New Member

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    Ditto! Good luck with the de-rusting.
     
  4. Kdub

    Kdub New Member

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    Fine steel wool.
     
  5. c3shooter

    c3shooter Administrator Staff Member

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    Light oil and 0000 steel wool.
     
  6. MisterMcCool

    MisterMcCool Well-Known Member Supporter

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    May he rest in peace.
     

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  7. cotex

    cotex New Member

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    I thought you were in the needs of new reloading dies cause the lee brand ones you had rusted out... Sorry for the lost
     
  8. beaglesam

    beaglesam Active Member

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    or microfiber cloth
     
  9. drboompa

    drboompa New Member

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    thanks for the humor. I love it. :)
     
    Last edited: Apr 22, 2013
  10. Txhillbilly

    Txhillbilly Active Member

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    I just bead blast mine when they get looking bad on the outside. Makes them look like new!
     
  11. drboompa

    drboompa New Member

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    Used 3-in-one oil, 0000 steel wool and elbow grease and they cleaned up pretty good. Better that I thought they would.

    Thanks guys for the info and Humor! I enjoyed both! :)
     
  12. locutus

    locutus Well-Known Member Supporter

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    :D sorry to hear about poor old Rusty. R.I.P.:D
     
  13. nitestalker

    nitestalker New Member

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    How much time can you afford to spend on a set of dies that sell new for $19 bucks??:confused: