+1the only way to get rid of rust is to replace the parts.
I've tried the navel, doesn't work nearly as well as the naval, even if I do have to buy the latter instead of just digging the former out of my belly button. (Yeah, I need a life.)Visitor302 said:the only way to get rid of rust is to replace the parts. But, you can teporarly remove it with either steel wool, sand paper, or navel jelly. Self ething primer, then paint will slow it's return.
Right under my nose!tom_h said:But even Mcmaster doesn't have the tapered, smooth, deep-head, hex-socket screws. Standard hex-socket ("allen") screws will probably work OK in most cases, but the bike-specific screws look so much prettier ;-). Anyone know of suppliers for these types of screws ??