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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Sent: Wednesday, May 31, 2006 1:31 PM
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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