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Old 03-19-2012, 11:19 AM   #1
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Vessel Model: Tollycraft 34' Tri Cabin
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Lubricators, Protectors, and Penetrators

Dear TF Mariners!
Although I believe there has already been thread in this forum regarding the following... for the good of keeping our boating equipment in top condition and because I feel a well followed lubrication schedule on all moving parts always helps provide them with longer/usable life... thought Id provide this list of lubes, protectors, and penetrators that Ive*amassed via*other boaters and my*input. **Any more brands of similar products that can be added to the list would be great! *- Art
PS: I have not used all these products, but as time progresses*do plan to try several that are new to me.
LUBRICATORS, PROTECTORS, and PENETRATORS (in no special rank or order):
General mechanical needs...
Gibbs penetrates, protects, and lubricates:
Boeshield penetrating protectorate liquid:

BLaster lube and penetrating liquids:

Kano / Kroil penetrating liquids:
Gun Lubes...




Motorcycle Lubes...

MY OWN LUBE CONCOCTION 10% kerosene, 30% baby oil, and 60% 15-40W diesel oil. *Apply by small brush or good old (classic), thin-long-neck/screw-top/bench-top oil can.
Other Lubes...
Rust Check Canadian product. Available in some Kmart stores and some select locations.*
WALTERS Hang-On Sprays thin into tightest areas, quickly evaporates, leaves Grease film.* To buy - Video -
WD-40 General all purpose lube and penetrator
Liquid Wrench General purposes penetrator and lubricant:
Automatic Transmission Fluid and Motor Oils Any brand seems to somewhat protect, penetrate, and lube items too.
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