LumberJocks

How to Clean Rust On A Table Saw Blade?

  • Advertise with us

« back to Power Tools, Hardware and Accessories forum

Forum topic by tool_junkie posted 07-19-2014 05:47 PM 620 views 0 times favorited 5 replies Add to Favorites Watch
View tool_junkie's profile (online now)

tool_junkie

253 posts in 1470 days


07-19-2014 05:47 PM

I have managed to get some surface rust accumulate on my Forest WWII blade; thanks to the snowy and humid Midwest climate.

The question is, how should I clean the rust without damaging the carbide teeth? Is evaporust the right choice?

Thanks!


5 replies so far

View Dallas's profile

Dallas

3487 posts in 1428 days


#1 posted 07-19-2014 05:59 PM

Rust? Use it on some scrap. Rust won’t last long.

-- Improvise.... Adapt...... Overcome!

View MrUnix's profile

MrUnix

1762 posts in 1139 days


#2 posted 07-19-2014 06:03 PM

Yup.. use will generally remove any surface rust in no time. If you want to go all out though, dunk it in some evaporust for a bit.

Cheers,
Brad

-- Brad in FL - To be old and wise, you must first be young and stupid

View Dallas's profile

Dallas

3487 posts in 1428 days


#3 posted 07-19-2014 07:35 PM

TO keep it from doing it again you might use Johnson’s Paste Wax on it with a very light coat.

-- Improvise.... Adapt...... Overcome!

View tool_junkie's profile (online now)

tool_junkie

253 posts in 1470 days


#4 posted 07-19-2014 11:21 PM

Thanks guys… I’ll put some scraps through it.

View bonesbr549's profile

bonesbr549

625 posts in 2008 days


#5 posted 07-21-2014 12:56 AM

I’ve used bit-n-blade for years with a tootbrush i tape to the side of the bottle. I spritz let set and brush with toothbrush and works great.

-- Sooner or later Liberals run out of other people's money.

Have your say...

You must be signed in to reply.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com