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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 12-03-2012, 04:44 PM Thread Starter
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Would anyone have some information on a American Boy wood plane. American Boy is the only marking I can find on the plane. The plane is approx 6" x 2". It is pretty rusty and I am trying to clean it up for a friend. Thanks, Chris
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Chris, this is another job that the Trend tool and Bit cleaner is great at. Spray it on, let it sit a couple minutes, scuff lightly with some ScotchBrite and wipe clean.

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On the couple of hand planes that I restored back to working order I used evaporust. It is available at HF, and I believe O'Riley Autoparts. The stuff is non-toxic, and works very well on rusted metal.
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