ProXL waterbased rust remover is a rust treatment for various metal surfaces, including parts of cars and other vehicles and machinery. It works fast to restore the surface and reusable, allowing one container to be used for many parts or items.
The formula of Waterbased rust remover is non-toxic, non-flammable and non-corrosive. This makes it safer to handle and use that most alternative treatments. The use process is also as simple as submerging the rusted items or parts, with no sanding or scrubbing required. Please see the datasheets for full technical and safety information.
The rust treatment is safe to use on all types of metal and does not cause damage to steel that is not rusted. If you have any further questions regarding the remover, please contact our team by web chat or phone during office hours, or by email at any time.
Once treated, items and parts can be primed with our Carboxide Metal Primer. This primer has anti-corrosive properties, preventing rust from returning to the surface. For automotive parts and projects, we also have a chassis paint and a coach enamel available in many colours.
This rust treatment is available in 1 litre and 5 litre sizes.
Size: 1 Litre, 5 Litre
Specific Gravity: 1.2kg/lt
VOC Directive: Not Applicable
VOC Content: Not Applicable
Storage: store in a cool dry place in original container between +10ºC & +30ºC
Shelf Life: 5 years when stored in the above conditions
1. Remove large bits of rust or broken paint with a stiff wire brush, remove any oil or grime and give it a rinse with water.
2. If possible, submerge in the rust remover and leave for between 1 hour and 24 hours dependent on metal type and severity of rust. You can also fill rusty containers or fuel tanks and remove corrosion from inside.
3. Shake occasionally to speed the process up. Increasing the heat up to 40°c also helps to speed the reaction up.
4. For large parts, lay paper towels or rags soaked in rust remover over the rusty parts. Keep the soaked rags in direct contact with the rust for as long as possible. Repeat where necessary.
This product does not present any particular risk, provided it is handled in accordance with current occupational hygiene and safety practice. First-aid measures after inhalation: Remove person to fresh air and keep comfortable for breathing. First aid measures after skin contact: Wash skin with plenty of water. First aid measures after eye contact: Rinse eyes with water as a precaution. First-aid measures after ingestion: Call a doctor if you feel unwell, Keep out of the reach of children.
Completely emptied cans should be put in recycling skips or appropriate container. Cans which are not empty should be disposed off as special refuse.