[TowerTalk] re:Tailtwister Lubrication
Fri, 31 Mar 2000 18:06:17 EST
In a message dated 03/31/2000 2:58:04 PM Pacific Standard Time, N4CW@aol.com
> My only
> concern is how it will harden in very cold weather....maybe that's not
> Wouldn't a good grease have a heavy petroleum base with graphite in
> suspension? It seems to me that whenever I took the Hy-Gain rotators
> the original grease was always this black messy stuff.... A graphite
> would probably be less succeptible to hardening in extremely cold weather.
For cold weather installations, use a low temp snowmobile grease.
The correct amount for TailTwister ball-bearings is a thimble-full.
Cheers, Steve K7LXC
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