It might be an issue of the CF search functions. Briefly, if you use the CF Custom Google
Search, roughly 6th under the Search button menu, you will have better results, if you search on something like "storing tools in a salt water environment
." It has to do with how the various searches work
, and Google
one works best for concepts: the regular CF search requires an exact match and has case sensitivity.
There are many threads on this issue. I discovered that ziplocs make a good moist air barrier; they are NOT waterproof. Airtight boxes can be substituted for tool boxes, but I would put the tools in their oily rags in the airtight boxes.... Rust happens because salt
is dissolved in the sea air, and salt
is hygroscopic (absorbs water), then it lies on the steel
, and the inevitable happens.
There are various liquids one can spray on tools to help preserve them. They'll be mentioned in the threads. The info is just hidden because of the software