Love this from Adam… now… I hope Carolyn does not miss the vinegar
Originally posted on Adam's Art and Bonsai Blog:
Do you guys remember the tool from this post?
Well, I got some advice as to how to get rid of the rust on it from a reddit reader (/u/TotaLibertarian) using an uncommon (and when I say that I mean totally common) substance.
It is suffice to say that my curiosity was piqued.
I did some investerating and research.
I combed over blogs and forums.
I wiki’d and googled until my eyes were crossed.
Then I experimented. First I sanded all the rust….
…. Both off the knife and also on a pair of root cutters.
Knife above, cutters below.
The rust on the cutters wasn’t too bad, it just kept coming back no matter how much I oiled it.
Next, the chemical….
After making a salad (with a little oil, salt and pepper) I put the two tools into a…
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