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Secret Oil Process

Discussion in 'Building tips' started by birddog, Mar 3, 2013.

  1. Rocket car

    Rocket car PWD Royalty Pro Racer

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    Jig is the best or the DuPont spray is next. Somebody has jig forsale.[​IMG] private message me with your order.
     
  2. Kinser Racing

    Kinser Racing ********************* 25+ Pro Race Wins! National Champion

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    BulldogRacing PWD Royalty Pro Racer 5+ Pro Race Wins!

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    How long is a can of Jig good for? I bought a case and I know it'll take a long time to use it.
     
  4. B_Regal Racing

    B_Regal Racing PWD Royalty Pro Racer

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    You need to keep it refrigerated after opening, otherwise it will expire like cheese.
     
  5. Kinser Racing

    Kinser Racing ********************* 25+ Pro Race Wins! National Champion

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    I'm using the same can of Jig I started with. It's spent most of it's time in my garage, as hot as 100*+ and as cold as 0*-.
     
  6. Rocket car

    Rocket car PWD Royalty Pro Racer

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    Most of the cans were last manufactured in 2007.
     
  7. IAE Racing

    IAE Racing PWD Royalty Pro Racer

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    I've been told if storing for a long time, keep aresol can upside down so propellant doesn't leak away. Had that happen to part of a case of panther piss one time.
     
  8. Chief

    Chief PWD Royalty

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    Where does one obtain such an item like "Panther Piss"? And why do you have a case of it??? I am not sure it is available in my area. Would it work for PWD?
     
  9. IAE Racing

    IAE Racing PWD Royalty Pro Racer

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    ie penetrating oil. I've been told - I think I've seen a can years ago in an era past. I'm no expert, but I 'd lean to not good for pwd. Except to go fix squeeks around the house so you can get back to cars.
     
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    "Panther Piss, 40% Of The Time.....It Works Every Time"
     
  11. IAE Racing

    IAE Racing PWD Royalty Pro Racer

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    Ya, that's the stuff. It's coming back to me..... Panther oil.
     
  12. Crash Enburn

    Crash Enburn PWD Royalty

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    Regarding Jig: There was some question about the contents settling or something a while back. That the end of the can was different than the beginning of the can. I store my can on its side because of this.
     
  13. BulldogRacing

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    Good Idea.
     
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    So then your contents settle into the side it's laying on.

    Just shake it.
     
  15. Crash Enburn

    Crash Enburn PWD Royalty

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    That's kinda the point. Picking the can up to the vertical, and then shaking, is more likely, at least in my mind, to do a better job of remixing it.

    YMMV.
     
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    I've learned a ton here from you guys and we use the info for scout races only. Now I know I'm really slacking when I'm reading about how you guys have discovered better ways to store and shake up cans of lube.

    We pretty much just cross our fingers and hope it doesn't wobble down the flat.

    We use the 3M Dry-Type Silicone but don't know how it compares to others.
     
  17. Rocket car

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    Jigaloo is better! [​IMG]
     
  18. Vitamin K

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    You know that you're a real drinker of the Derby koolaid, when you are not only buying hard-to-find lubricant, but you are storing the container on its side to optimize the composition of product when you use it. /images/boards/smilies/smile.gif
     
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    https://www.acklandsgrainger.com/AGIPortalWeb/WebSource/ProductDisplay/globalProductDetailDisplay.do?item_code=JIGIG1603

    is this the jig type everyone is using?
     
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    Same brand. The link you posted is for the industrial version it seems. I think most of the guys have the commercial one. Not sure what they change in the formula to distinguish the two. It is a silicone based lubricant. There are obviously several types of silicone sprays much easier to find but for whatever reason the Jig blend simply works better with the oil then most of the others. I am sure most work better then none at all but when it comes to how competitive the league racing is if one works a couple 0.0001 seconds faster then another it matters.
     

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