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    Default Re: Best Anti Rust Treatment ?

    IMO Hammerite changed the recipe years ago. Once upon a time it was virtually a clean, spray on neat & forget about it. Not now-lasts just one season on my garden ironwork.


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    Quote Originally Posted by 1888 View Post
    Buy a Peugeot. Thought you were having to sell the van.
    Yup, selling in March, but need to do it now.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Yorick View Post
    Yup, selling in March, but need to do it now.
    You getting another? they are just to handy for the quid decision weekend away.

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    Quote Originally Posted by 1888 View Post
    You getting another? they are just to handy for the quid decision weekend away.
    Selling in March as start of racing season, obvious time to sell.

    We may buy another, but will obviously be a Canarian one

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    Quote Originally Posted by GiantPygmy View Post
    Too late, he's after cure rather than prevention
    That's called alchemy.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Yorick View Post
    Selling in March as start of racing season, obvious time to sell.

    We may buy another, but will obviously be a Canarian one
    Yellow?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Lutin View Post
    Yellow?

    POI; Canary Islands aren't named after Canaries, they're named after dogs. Its also why you have Canary Wharf on the Isle of Dogs.

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    My ex is on that black island. They were getting pissed in Bar La Bahia at Playa Blanca last night.

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    Quote Originally Posted by 1888 View Post
    My ex is on that black island. They were getting pissed in Bar La Bahia at Playa Blanca last night.
    Stalker!







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    Lol. Still good friends. As she was a patisserie chef she made my wedding cake. Her and her husband have not long came out the trainspotters cupboard but they are from Southport.

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    Quote Originally Posted by 1888 View Post
    My ex is on that black island. They were getting pissed in Bar La Bahia at Playa Blanca last night.
    Don't really like Playa Blanca. Not much soul.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Yorick View Post
    Every year I go around the camper and try treat and keep the rust at bay. But as time goes on, it comes back faster.

    Over here I bought some rust treatment which I applied after a good go with wire brush drill attachment. Then white Hammerite. But even here the rust came back in 6 months.

    Is initial treatment more important than the Hammerite coat ?

    Any tips for something I can buy from Ebay to get posted over here ?
    Phosphoric acid is by far the best, you can't get it in UK maybe the Spaniards will let you have some
    Be very careful with it, protective gloves and outdoors, the fumes can be very harmful

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    Quote Originally Posted by Yorick View Post
    Don't really like Playa Blanca. Not much soul.
    Judging by the pictures you post up the rest does not look much better.

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    Quote Originally Posted by 1888 View Post
    Judging by the pictures you post up the rest does not look much better.

    Well, I love it and that's all that matters

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    Default Re: Best Anti Rust Treatment ?

    Use a decent primer, I recommend using a zinc rich primer such as a cold galvanizing spray. Will last a few years.

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