Case Study Series

Seeded Rust.
–Chelsea Jewell

Q: Is the acid treatment to remove the corrosion the best option?

A: Removing with acid treatment is always an option, but preventing the corrosion from occurring is the best option.

Q: How should these types of parts be stored?

A: Climate control is ideal, but if this is not an option, VCI bags or paper.

Q: How do I prevent flash rusting during a cleaning process?

A: Using a combination product is best, but also look at decreasing the time the parts stand with fluid on the surface.