Rustins Steel Wool is the versatile abrasive. The steel wool comes in a roll and can be cut off to use as required. It can be used for stripping paint or varnish and keying a surface prior to painting or varnishing. It can be used for dulling gloss paint or varnish giving a satin finish. Removing wax polish from furniture before applying a new finish. Very good for finishing a new wood surface before priming, painting or varnishing. It is ideal for intricate wood carving and fine cabinet work as it can reach into intricate mouldings. Polishing brass and copper. Used by plumbers for cleaning copper pipe ends before jointing. Cleaning glass and tiles without scratching. Removing rust from metal surfaces. Rustins Steel Wool has been ecologically produced.