Refinishing rusty metal furniture


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Refinishing rusty metal furniture

I've some flowers medal vases in the back yard. How do I remove the rust? Will I put something before painting it? What kind of paint do you like or use?
 
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You can use Rustolium Rust Preventer, then paint it.
 
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Remove as much rust as you can and then either use the rust preventer Norm mentioned or an oil base primer, followed by 1-2 coat of oil base paint.
 
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First you need to clean the rusted areas down to bare, shiny metal. Sandpaper or a wire brush can be used and the most difficult will be getting into the nooks and crannies around the welds.
 
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Restore the metal patio furniture's

Can I use flax oil to restore the metal patio furniture's or something else
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Your post is not clear - what is it you're trying to restore?
 
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Generally vegetable oils are not good for exterior or metal finishes.
 
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Two metal refinishing threads combined.
 
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Metal patio table and chair

I have the metal patio table and chair. How do I restore it?
 
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The finish has worn away, you need to prep and repaint it.
 
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Old black medal flowers vases

I've 3 metal black flower vases in the back yard. How do I remove the black paint? Do I use mineral spirits and the bristle or use the sandpaper if so which sandpaper do I use? Thanks
 
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You already asked that question & had replies. Why did you start a second thread?
 
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I didn't see my older post anywhere so I created a new post Sorry
 
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I tend to sand to remove paint from metal. Depends on the actual metal but 40 grit paper is not out of the realm of possibility.
 
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I tend to sand to remove paint from metal. Depends on the actual metal but 40 grit paper is not out of the realm of possibility.
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