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What is Naval Jelly?

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Naval Jelly works to take rust of off steel and iron surfaces. People can use it for rust removal on many items, such as vehicles, tools, grills, furniture and antiques, bikes and lawn mowers.

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To use this product, users should spray or brush the Naval Jelly on, leave it in place for approximately 5 to 10 minutes and then clean it away. This will remove paint, so people must be mindful when using this product. It is also important to take the right safety precautions by wearing gloves and goggles, and make sure that there is adequate ventilation in the work area.

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