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Gun owners know how important it is to prevent firearm corrosion. Keeping weapons and ammunition dry and protected from harmful moisture that can cause rust to develop is a must. Learn about corrosion and our best practices for storing firearms to keep your weapons and ammo safe for years to come.

What is corrosion?

Corrosion – The degradation of metal over time as the surface interacts with oxygen, water and acid gases. As a result of this deterioration, rust can form on unprotected firearms, ammo and weapons, sometimes within hours.

Corrosion Prevention – Managing corrosion with Zerust Firearms, Ammo & Weapons Products will inhibit the electrochemical reactions that cause rust on the surface of your valuable firearms, ammo and weapons. Save time and money – prevent firearm corrosion before it starts!

storage and Handling best Practices

  1. All bags and containers must be tightly closed to restrict airflow.
  2. The temperature of metal items being stored must be the same as the current room temperature.
  3. Avoid the direct contact of metal with wood, paper and cardboard.
  4. Always wear clean, dry gloves before handling metal.
  5. Pack only clean, dry metal items.