ZERUST® AxxaClean™ 3048 is a fast-acting rust and tarnish remover. It rapidly removes medium to heavy corrosion, even in cracks and crevices. Cleaned surfaces are free of black-carbon residue and resistant to flash corrosion.
ZERUST® AxxaClean™ 3048 industrial rust remover cleans ferrous metals, brass, copper, and various alloys of rust and tarnish. AxxaClean™ 3048 is available in two formulas; immersion and a brush-on gel. Surfaces properly cleaned with ZERUST® AxxaClean™ 3048 are protected from flash-rust or re-tarnishing for several days in a controlled environment. In addition, cleaned and dried items can be immediately painted or welded. For optimum results, after cleaning with AxxaClean™ 3048, rinse with a solution of AxxaVis™ PX-05AN acid neutralizer and dry thoroughly with filtered compressed air. For corrosion-prone metals such as cast iron, use a ZERUST Axxanol™ or Axxatec™ rust preventative coating or VCI packaging product. AxxaClean™ 3048 industrial rust remover has a pH between 0.5 and 1.5. The product may attack paints, zinc, and galvanized coatings. Test product before use. Use ZERUST® Axxaclean™ 2048 if a less acidic product is needed.
For over 50 years, beginning with the invention of Vapor Corrosion Inhibiting (VCI) film packaging, ZERUST® has led the market in quality corrosion solution products. We are dedicated to providing expert corrosion management services and broadening the range of corrosion solutions for our customers. In addition, ZERUST® users have access to on-site support from ZERUST®/EXCOR® representatives in more than 70 countries. As a result, our customers have peace of mind when they choose ZERUST® for corrosion control management.
ZERUST®/EXCOR® AxxaClean™ 3048 is sold as a ready-to-use liquid product.