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Author Topic:   top end lube
2nd2none
Dirt Maniac

Total posts: 193
posted September 24, 2002 05:36 PM
does anyone know of anyway to lube alcohol without having to buy the $9 quart of grape or cherry flavor'd stuff? Was wondering if like diesel or kerosene would work or something like that???

Racer X
Dirt Roller

Total posts: 20
posted September 24, 2002 06:50 PM
Some people use Marvel Mystery oil but I've heard that it doesn't work very well.

George Gilliland
Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 39
posted September 25, 2002 06:39 AM
I use the red and it is $7 a quart and it cut the cylinder wear in half. I put in one ounce for each five gallons. More than that coats the plugs. Considering how well it works I consider it a bargain.

hamer36
Dirt Roller

Total posts: 11
posted September 26, 2002 08:20 PM
castor oil

Pickles
Dirt Forum Racer

Total posts: 76
posted September 26, 2002 09:41 PM
Hamer36, what mix ratio do you use for castor oil?

hamer36
Dirt Roller

Total posts: 11
posted September 27, 2002 02:25 PM
a quart to a 55 gal drum (same as what Klotz sells)

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