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Is Rust fixable?

My grandmother's wonderful mixer with which I make cookies and cakes all of the time and is MUCH better than my hand mixer- has a bit of rust (on the mixers actually) What can I do??

 
txdaniella

Asked by txdaniella at 10:36 PM on Aug. 2, 2010 in Food & Drink

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Answers (7)
  • soak them in lemon juice, then scrub with wadded up aluminum foil.
    DarkFaery131

    Answer by DarkFaery131 at 10:41 PM on Aug. 2, 2010

  • No, just preventable and removable
    VoteForThiago

    Answer by VoteForThiago at 10:39 PM on Aug. 2, 2010

  • no rust is not fixable...sorry...hate when that happens
    firstimemomm603

    Answer by firstimemomm603 at 10:42 PM on Aug. 2, 2010

  • On a mixer,probably not,but on something you are not going to use to prepare food such as a garden gate or a wire crate yes. Sand the rust off wash with water & when dry paint it with Rustoleum.
    zoolady12

    Answer by zoolady12 at 10:57 PM on Aug. 2, 2010

  • yes, You can remover rust from your beaters. use navel Jelly and a brillo pad ( steel wool) scrub hard. Rinse and finish with a light coat of oil. Always dry the beaters before storing! If you need to , repeat the process.
    chefjen

    Answer by chefjen at 11:15 PM on Aug. 2, 2010

  • Well I was going to give you a yes or no answer but looks like everyone got a vote down just for answering your question. So I will just bump you,.
    itsallabtthem84

    Answer by itsallabtthem84 at 11:10 AM on Aug. 3, 2010

  • Thanks for the bump. I'm gonna choose Darkfaery's answr as best because it is the only one I can try. I Liked chefjen's answer too but don't have navel jelly.
    txdaniella

    Comment by txdaniella (original poster) at 8:37 PM on Aug. 3, 2010