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Zerust Axxaclean metal cleaners offer safe and easy solutions for the removal of severe rust.
Zerust® Corrosion Removers
Zerust's line of rust and tarnish removers are powerful solutions for the rework and recovery of metal items. Zerust offers a range of technologies, extending from pH neutral products to more aggressive and acidic products that also inhibit flash corrosion on cleaned surfaces.
|Axxaclean™ ICT®620-RR: Light to Medium Rust Remover|
This is a safe rust remover that recovers rusty parts. It replaces labor-intensive abrasive cleaning that damages surfaces. Zerust 620-RR is a pH neutral dip that removes rust even in crevices, pits and threads. The product works by breaking the chemical bond of rust and does not harm any other metals and non-metals. Surface may be darkened with carbon residue after cleaning. Parts must be protected to prevent flash rusting.
|Axxaclean 2048: Light to Medium Rust and Tarnish Remover|
|This is fast acting, safe and non-toxic rust and tarnish remover. It removes light to medium rust and tarnish, even in cracks and crevices. It cleans and deoxidizes ferrous metals, brass, copper and various alloys without leaving a gray residue. Provides immediate protection from flash-rust or re-tarnshing for several days in a controlled environment. It may be applied by immersion, brush or spray.|
|Axxaclean 3048: Light to Heavy Rust and Tarnish Remover|
|This product rapidly removes light to heavy rust and tarnish, even in cracks and crevices. It cleans and deoxidizes ferrous metals, brass, copper and various alloys without leaving a gray residue. It provides immediate protection from flash-rust or re-tarnishing for several days in a controlled environment. It may be applied by immersion or brush.|
|Attributes||ICT®620-RR||Axxaclean™ 2048||Axxaclean™ 3048|
|Light to medium rust, even in cracks and crevices||Medium corrosion, even in cracks and crevices||Heavy corrosion, even in cracks and crevices|
|Metals Treated||Ferrous||Ferrous, brass, copper||Ferrous, brass, copper|
|Application Methods||Immersion||Immersion, Brush-on, Spray||Immersion, Brush-on|
|pH Level||Neutral pH of about 7||Mild acidic pH of about 2.5||Stronger acidic pH between 0.5-1.5|
|70ºF (21ºC) or above||70ºF (21ºC) or above||40ºF (4ºC) or above|
(<24 hour soak)
|Safe for metals*, paint, gaskets, rubber, plastics||Safe for metals*, paint, gaskets, rubber, plastics||May attack soft metals*, some paints and coatings|
|Post-Cleaning Action||Do not let product dry on surface. Water rinse, dry and wipe any carbon residue.||Do not let product dry on surface. Recommended DI or RO water rinse. Wipe off and dry well.||Do not let product dry on surface. Recommended DI or RO water rinse. Wipe off and dry well.|
|Corrosion Protection||Additional corrosion protection needed||Provides flash-corrosion protection in controlled environments||Provides flash-corrosion protection in controlled environments|
|Environmental Disposal||Non-hazardous. Pure product is neutral. Check local regulations.||Check for options for neutralizing. Check local regulations.||Do not dispose into waterways. Check local regulations.|
|Personal Protection||Optional gloves and eye protection||Gloves and eye protection||Ventilation, gloves, face shield and apron|
*Test before use on zinc and cadmium. Check with your Zerust technical representative for details.