HOME MACHINE SHOP. . . LAST UPDATE 9/10/08
The Great Rust Off
Comparison Test Of Rust & Corrosion "Prevention" Products
Test Photo Log FINAL: 9/10/08
#1 FINALISTS #2
Test Method: ISO 11474:1998 Accelerated Outdoor SCAB Test.
Test Site: Marine, 150 um/yr., 5.9 mills/yr. (S.F. Bay)
Status: Test started 9/1/08 at 6:00 pm. (RH 32%, 85°F)
Each engraved test plate received a generous application of
the appropriate rust protection product.
The test plates were then inclined at the specified 5 degrees.
The Weatherpruf product stained the plastic table cloth with an
amber/orange stain and may not be acceptable where staining
may be a concern. None of the other products caused a stain.
A light saline spray will be applied to the test plates four times
AeroKroil = AERO-KRL BoeShield T9 = BOE-T9
BreakFree CLP = BF-CLP "Control" = CONTROL
Corrosion X = COR-X EEZOX = EEZOX
Gunk Silicone = GUNK-SIL Jig-A-Loo = JIG-LOO
Liquid Wrench = LIQ-WR Oil / 30 WT = OIL-30
PB Blaster = PB-BLAST Prevox = PREVOX
SiliKroil = SILI-KRL Starrett M1 = STAR-M1
Super Lube = SUP-LUBE Tri-Flow = TRI-FLOW
WD-40 = WD-40 Weatherpruf = W-PRUF
Cold rolled steel test plates were engraved using the Sieg
(Grizzly G0619) Super X3 mill with CNC conversion.