Naval Jelly


For safe and easy removal of rust from iron and steel. Naval Jelly is useful for preparing metal surfaces for painting. Paint will adhere better to iron and steel surfaces when cleaned will Naval Jelly. It is also an ideal pretreatment for all galvanized surfaces prior to painting.

Technical Information

Appearance: Clear Viscous Liquid Solubility: 100%
Density: 8.67Lbs./Gal. pH Level: 1
Odor: Mild Rinsing: Complete
Flash Point: None Stability: Stable
Foaming: Moderate


For general cleaning of iron and steel, apply full strength with a paint brush, roller or sponge. Allow a dwell time of 5 to 20 minutes depending on the amount of rust to be removed. If heavy encrustations are present, use a wire brush to clean before applying. In severe conditions, it may be necessary to apply Naval Jelly several times. If this occurs, allow a longer dwell time, overnight if possible.

Material Safety

This product is for industrial and institutional use only. Corrosive, contains phosphoric acid.

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