Restored HEAVY DUTY RUST on Ulster Knife Co Scout

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Re: Restored HEAVY DUTY RUST on Ulster Knife Co Scout

Post by glennbad » Sun Jan 03, 2016 12:20 am

really nice job!

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Re: Restored HEAVY DUTY RUST on Ulster Knife Co Scout

Post by TripleF » Mon Jan 04, 2016 8:30 am

Thanks Glenn! ::handshake::

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Re: Restored HEAVY DUTY RUST on Ulster Knife Co Scout

Post by rea1eye » Mon Jan 04, 2016 2:31 pm

I have used mineral oil to both lubricate the joint and help restore a dull surface

on the scale. I have never soaked with mineral oil. I apply a thin coat on the

scale overnight and wipe off in the AM.

When buying mineral oil get the fragrance free variety. No need to expose the knife

to additional chemicals which might react with the blade/scale

Bob

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Re: Restored HEAVY DUTY RUST on Ulster Knife Co Scout

Post by TripleF » Mon Jan 04, 2016 2:39 pm

rea1eye wrote:I have used mineral oil to both lubricate the joint and help restore a dull surface

on the scale. I have never soaked with mineral oil. I apply a thin coat on the

scale overnight and wipe off in the AM.

When buying mineral oil get the fragrance free variety. No need to expose the knife

to additional chemicals which might react with the blade/scale

Bob

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Re: Restored HEAVY DUTY RUST on Ulster Knife Co Scout

Post by rexstubbins » Sat Jan 09, 2016 9:21 pm

Man that looks great Scott.

I just cleaned a German scout up today but used a scotch brite pad. Seems to be quicker work than sand paper. Used Flitz after that and cleaned up pretty good.

I use mineral oil on the scales and 3 in 1 on the joints.
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