I Had a rusty old tool that my dad gave to me so I thought I would geve this a shot. I mix 1 part molasses with 9 parts water in a container, then soak the rusty items in it for about 3 months.
This is what I started with...
After a about 3 months
A wash and a little and steelwool.....
Super almost a good a new.....
Nice work @Super66.
White vinegar was also a popular choice for cleaning up rusty tools in this discussion from a while back - https://www.workshop.com.au/t5/Outdoor-Living/Best-way-to-clean-up-rusty-tools/m-p/9425
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