On Apr 29, 2011, at 5:17 AM, iJohn wrote:

> On Fri, Apr 29, 2011 at 1:54 AM, Tina K. <penguir...@gmail.com> wrote:
>> I think anything moist will attract dirt & debris, defeating the purpose.
>> Perhaps graphite powder?
> Perhaps. But whatever was originally used seems to have been a fairly
> standard "liquid" lubricant.
> So I'm thinking something not that special which works for both metal
> and plastic. Maybe just some silicon lubricant from Home Depot?

A little (applied with a toothpick) lithium grease works for us. We got a 
little tube of it years ago.

Bruce Johnson

"Wherever you go, there you are" B. Banzai,  PhD

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