[TowerTalk] How to apply lube to HDX589
k6uj at pacbell.net
Thu Jun 13 19:03:24 EDT 2013
I know we have discussed this before but maybe now someone has another perspective on this. I dont see how this is done.
How do you guys lube the pulleys ? On my HDX58 I would have to remove the pulleys to lube them it looks like to me.
On Jun 13, 2013, at 2:48 PM, Richard (Rick) Karlquist wrote:
> On 6/13/2013 2:12 PM, Alan Swinger wrote:
>> Having had cables and pulleys replaced on a US Tower TX-472, I think the pulleys are the weak link in crank-ups. That said, I believe in Lubing the cables and pulleys twice a yr and inspecting cables . . . and not replacing unless there is obvious cable or pulley wear.
> I wanted to agree with this. The pulleys need lubing much more
> than the cable. Also, they are much more likely to fail.
> In some cases of "cable failure", actually what happened was that
> a pulley failed and wrecked the cable.
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