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Re: [Amps] Roller inductor grease?

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Subject: Re: [Amps] Roller inductor grease?
From: "Ed Swynar" <>
Date: Thu, 1 Jun 2006 06:35:19 -0500
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Hi Kevin,

I apply a drop, or two, of regular CASTOR OIL on the moving parts of all my
roller inductors and air variable capacitors here...

Once every couple of years seems to do the trick, or whenever I might have
occasion to have the tops off my linear or transmatch, & it's handy at that

~73~ Eddy VE3CUI - VE3XZ

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Subject: [Amps] Roller inductor grease?

> The tunable inductor on my Henry 2 K Classic can be a little difficult to
> turn, and it
> makes a metal on metal "squeaking" sound.  Is there any form of lubricant
> which can
> be used on it which will not interefere with its proper operation?  Would
> ordering a
> new inductor be advisable?  Thanks for the read guys.
> Kevin -KC8GIA
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