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Old 01-24-2009, 07:35 AM   #31
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I use Mugen super grease and a couple drops of serpent lube.
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Old 02-28-2009, 12:43 PM   #32
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Anyone have any comment on this graphite grease from hudy for use on ring & pinion's? Or this ring gear grease from kyosho?

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Old 02-28-2009, 02:10 PM   #33
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When I switched over to nitro I had the black AE grease used it worked fine. And I had the clear tube of AE diff grease used it worked fine. Now I got some huge thing that looks like a caulking tube with a pop can top on 1 side from Autozone I have been working on for a year. The only thing about that stuff is it smells like a truck stop. LOL
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Old 02-28-2009, 08:49 PM   #34
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Like what was mentioned before, you need to make sure the grease you are using is for metal on metal contact, and make sure it can be used on O-rings/rubber/Plastic products.

what i use so i dont have to carry around a huge tub of grease, is a Syringe, about 10ml. i stuff it with grease and keep it inside my pit box and refill it when need be. its only like 2 bucks at any pet store or baby food section at most grocery stores.

http://www.soaap.com/pets/BLX0482-ha...ml-p-5091.html
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I use the mobil1 synthetic grease[the overpriced hobby stuff in the syringe], when it runs out I just refill the syringe.
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Old 03-01-2009, 07:43 AM   #36
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I just leave the silver diff fluid I just changed smeared all over the ring gear! If my diff leaks enough, the ring gear stay lubed.

I've got some pink Mobile 1 grease. I use on o-rings and cvd's. Maybe I should try that.
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