Wednesday, 17 February 2016

Removing Rust from Saw Blades

Surface rust is a common problem regarding chainsaw blades that can lead many owners to go out and purchase completely new blades due to not having the know how or go get em attitude required to simply remove this harmless rust. To help save the pounds and throw a little knowledge your way, here is how you remove rust from saw blades using white vinegar.

The White Vinegar Method

  1. Fill a container capable of submerging your saw blades with white vinegar.
  2. Leave saw blades to soak in white vinegar for 48 hours.
  3. Remove saw blades and wash thoroughly with soapy water.
  4. Use towel to dry the saw blades.
  5. Place in drying rack with fan directly placed on them.
Following these steps will make your saw blades as good as new but will do very little to prevent rust forming again. All is not lost however as following these simple tricks will ensure your blades stay in good knick.