A Better Penetrating Oil

Discussion in 'Bicycle Repair' started by williamsk1936@yahoo.com, May 25, 2010.

  1. A better penetrating oil

    A motorbike friend sent me this. Sounds good "Curtis fox" <candfoxden@brainerd.net>View contact detailsTo: Undisclosed-Recipient@yahoo.comMessage contains attachments1 File (284KB)scan0021.jpg NUTZ OK stand still I will be back with copy/paste SO MUCH FOR C/P
    THE HARD WAY:This is a comparison of penetrating oils includinf home brew. Figures are in ft/lbs.
    NOTHING- 516#
    WD-40 228#
    PB BLASTER 214#
    KANO KROIL 106#
    ATF-ACETONE 50/50 57# (!) YOU'RE WELCOME

    Last edited by trackfodder : Today at 08:31 PM.

  2. heathyoung

    heathyoung Member

    Auto Trans Fluid and Acetone works well, but does not have a good shelf life - mix in a small container before using...
  3. GearNut

    GearNut Active Member

    I like Kroil, Break Away by Cyclo, or Knock 'er loose.
    I despise Liquid Wrench.
  4. andreasklapp

    andreasklapp New Member

    marvel mystery oil. don't know how it rates, but it works pretty well.
  5. RdKryton

    RdKryton Active Member

    Another vote for Kroil here.