Picklex 20 is a combination of metal surface cleaner, surface rust remover, 100% rust converter, very long term rust inhibitor, pre-treatment (conversion coating) and sealer, all in one application without any rinsing. Picklex 20 makes the surface rust/contamination free and prevents further rusting for a long period of time (several years) if kept in a covered area away from contact with water. Picklex 20 is environmentally safe, non-toxic, non-hazardous, non-flammable and water soluble. Picklex 20 does not fall under any EPA. OSHA or DOT regulation.
The above information is from
International Chemical Products, Inc.
makers of Picklex 20
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Picklex 20 can be used on bare metal, blasted metal or rusted metal surface
Pickle 20 can be used on both steel & aluminum.
Pickle 20 prepares the metal surface completely for Welding, Priming, Liquid painting & Powder coating, which can be performed after complete drying of the coating.
Do not use Self Etching Primer (any primer that contains acid or it will react with Picklex 20 coating). Use epoxy primer if possible.
De-rusting/Coating/Sealing in one step