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Sealing grease
« on: August 29, 2016, 09:31 »
Hi guys, I am looking for some Dow corning #4 silicon grease for sealing a sandshark face plate. The reason they use it is because it is electrically non conductive so if it gets into the electronics it does not matter. The Dow corning distributer sells 150g tubes for about $17 but will not split a pack of 12. Any thoughts?
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Re: Sealing grease
« Reply #1 on: August 29, 2016, 10:05 »
I use Medical Grade stuff but only have a small amount left.

The Bulb Grease from Super cheep is a good product.  A bit thin and not as tacky as the better grade grease but works well.
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Re: Sealing grease
« Reply #2 on: August 29, 2016, 13:39 »
Loctite 37535 Dielectric Tune-Up Grease Tube, 80-milliliter
Permatex 22058 Dielectric Tune-Up Grease 3oz Tube
CRC 03082 Dielectric Grease
Molykote 44 medium Universal silicone grease
There are heaps more.
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Re: Sealing grease
« Reply #3 on: August 29, 2016, 16:49 »
I have a few small tubes of grease that come with ignition coils. I have never opened one to see what is in it. I remember it is white. If anyone knows if they are silicone let us know and i will forward them on. They are used to stop heat transfer i think.
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Re: Sealing grease
« Reply #4 on: August 29, 2016, 22:19 »
Thanks all, dielectric is the magic word. Once I realised that and added silicone Mr Google came good. 
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