[AMRadio] WD-40 Experience

rbethman rbethman at comcast.net
Fri Dec 13 11:59:55 EST 2013

I'd like to add that they also have a product that is specifically for 
protecting tools.

I've been using that one for about a dozen years.

Has helped save one or two tools when taken out and left in the 
weather.  [No, not me!]

Has been either XYL or youngsters!  Animated discussion followed....

Bob - N0DGN

On 12/13/2013 11:47 AM, W5AMI wrote:
> That's it Mike.  Use as little as needed, and remove any excess if at all
> possible.
> 73
> Brian / w5ami
> On Fri, Dec 13, 2013 at 8:58 AM, Mike Sawyer <w3slk at verizon.net> wrote:
>> I think what folks need to know is that any kind of petrol-based lubricant,
>> is going to be an attractant for dust, debris, etc. The only ones that may
>> not (and I use that term loosely) is molybdenum and graphite. However, they
>> may induce resistive action, which would not be desirable either. The trick
>> is to use the minimum amount to get the most desired results. To paraphrase
>> another ham off of another web page, "Mo oil is NOT mo betta!" Over
>> lubricating will attract debris and coagulate. Ultimately making things
>> worse.
>> Just my RFC's worth.
>> Mod-U-Lator,
>> Mike(y)
>> W3SLK

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