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269456 "Ed O'" <edo@e...> 2019‑11‑26 Re: Mechanic's Vise Rehab
I really like White Lithium Crayons like this for vises:

https://www.amazo
n.com/Lith-Ease-Grease-Stick-Lithium-Carded/dp/B00JG3IG4O/ref=sr_1_35?keywords=w
hite+lithium&qid=1574771067&sr=8-35

It is not sticky and will not trap dust or other filings. Just rub the end along
the thread and any wear points.  It is essentially white lithium grease in a wax
binder.

Ed O'

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Kirk,

That raises a question in my mind:  What's the most appropriate lubricant for a
vise, and how should it be applied?

Chuck Taylor
north of Seattle

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