RUST on top of wood stove

divot22November 15, 2007

I have an Intrepid 2 wood stove with minor rust on the griddle and the black top. Any suggestions???

Tom

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christopherh

Go to a hardware store and get a ScotchBrite Pad for the gridle. (One WITHOUT soap!)
For the body just get some 120 grit sandpaper and sand out the rust. Then repaint the section with High temp stove paint.

    Bookmark   November 19, 2007 at 7:41AM
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divot22

Great thanks, I'll give it a try.

    Bookmark   November 19, 2007 at 10:29AM
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kframe19

A can of Diet Coke also works well with the Scotch Brite pad.

The acid in the soda does a good job of removing rust, and the diet soda doesn't leave a sticky residue that needs to be removed.

    Bookmark   November 19, 2007 at 11:06AM
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