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Watch a Perfect Restoration of an Antique Dented Oiler

There’s something so joyful about watching someone make treasure out of someone else’s trash. Check out this great video from my mechanics on YouTube, via boing boing.

In this video i’m restoring an antique dented oiler.

My friend found this oiler in the steel waste at the recycling station. I really liked the unique design of it and I bought it from him for $5. It almost had no rust, but it was very dirty and had a lot of dents. The tricky part of this restoration was definitely the removing of all the dents in the can. I want to say thank you to my friend who helped me with this and to his boss, who allowed him to use the tools from his work place.

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