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wire brush

n
1. (Metallurgy) a brush having wire bristles, used for cleaning metal, esp for removing rust, or for brushing against a cymbal
2. (Instruments) a brush having wire bristles, used for cleaning metal, esp for removing rust, or for brushing against a cymbal
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Mechanical Cleaning Shall Be Done By Brass Wire Brush And/Or Non Steel Wire Brushes, Emery/Sand Papers Etc As Instructed By Officer In Charge.
I've tried Nitromors and a wire brush, which worked to a certain extent but it's very patchy.
The best way to attack this is with a stiff broom or wire brush and remove as much as possible.
THIS week's esteemed PISH award (Porn Is Seen Here) is being cleaned with a wire brush and disinfectant before being dispatched to MP Simon Danczuk.
Next, go over your dog once or twice with a wire brush.
Heat it up to a high heat (about 260degC) for 10 minutes then, wearing insulated barbecue or oven gloves, remove the grates and brush them with a wire brush to loosen any chars.
Caroline Kelly, by email AI'D USE a high-pressure water jet or a wire brush, stopping downpipe outlets with cloths to avoid blocking them with moss run-off, then apply a fungicide moss killer.
The cutting is much less energy intensive when compared to buffing with an expendable wire brush.
On wood, a scrub with a wire brush and a dab or two of teak oil will do the trick.
Remove the old linings and adhesive residue with a wire brush.
This is a definite safety hazard, forbidden in most blacksmith shops; the correct tool for mounting a wire brush is the much slower sander polisher (which resembles an angle grinder in appearance).
The family posed for pictures with the First World War artillery shell and Sophie's husband, Nick, even tried to clean it with a wire brush because they didn't believe it would blow up.