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Re: [oletrucks] Cleaning rusty gas tank

To: "Oletrucks" <oletrucks@autox.team.net>
Subject: Re: [oletrucks] Cleaning rusty gas tank
From: "tcape" <tcape@weblnk.net>
Date: Tue, 9 Nov 1999 21:36:00 -0500
A few months ago, someone on the list mentioned using a chain to clean the
inside of a rusty tank.... rather than nuts and bolts, etc.  The chain is
easier to get out when you're finished.
Tom Caperton
'47 2nd 3100

-----Original Message-----
From: Gordon and Debra Tibbs <tibbers@earthlink.net>
To: Bret Nemeth <ChevyPickup@mindspring.com>; oletrucks@autox.team.net
<oletrucks@autox.team.net>; CLLLSLS@aol.com <CLLLSLS@aol.com>
Date: Sunday, November 07, 1999 10:01 AM
Subject: RE: [oletrucks] And more questions about cleaning rust from inside
of tank

>Gotta agree with Bret......drop the rpm's as low as you can.  If you can
>find some deburring media (the stufff they use in vibratory deburring) that
>would likely work, but failing that, we used to use assorted nuts and bolts
>to do much the same thing on antique motorcycle tanks.

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