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72740Re: [Z_Scale] Marklin Hardend Oil Syndrome

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  • Edward Scullin
    Apr 26, 2013
      Thanks for the information. Cant wait to try it.
      Ed S

      --- On Fri, 4/26/13, Jay Greer <redwitch1@...> wrote:

      > From: Jay Greer <redwitch1@...>
      > Subject: Re: [Z_Scale] Marklin Hardend Oil Syndrome
      > To: z_scale@yahoogroups.com
      > Date: Friday, April 26, 2013, 12:27 PM
      > Ed,
      > It does work on motor bearings as well.  But, since it
      > is water based, it must be kept aware from the field coil
      > and armature.  The armature can be turned using a tooth
      > pick once a drop of Lok/free is applied to the
      > bearings.  Applying short bursts of power will free it
      > further.  Once hot and dry a drop of Lok-lube can then
      > be applied to the bearings.  The oil is best applied by
      > dipping a fine needle, eye end, into the oil. Sticking a
      > needle into a cork is handy for holding it.  This oil
      > will not gum up!
      > On Apr 23, 2013, at 5:15 PM, Edward Scullin wrote:
      >
      > > Does it work on motors also? I went to Zscale.org and
      > found out how to take the gears off. I got them cleaned, but
      > the motors were frozen. I as able to free one up using
      > alcohol. The other one can be turned by hand (on the gears),
      > but is still too tight to run off a 9 volt battery.
      > > Ed Scullin
      > > 707 South Battery Drive
      > > Roanoke VA
      > > 24019-4380
      > >
      > > --- On Tue, 4/23/13, Jay Greer <redwitch1@...>
      > wrote:
      > >
      > > > From: Jay Greer <redwitch1@...>
      > > > Subject: Re: [Z_Scale] Marklin Hardend Oil
      > Syndrome
      > > > To: z_scale@yahoogroups.com
      > > > Date: Tuesday, April 23, 2013, 3:32 PM
      > > > Ed,
      > > > I have a product that I was planning to market
      > just prior to
      > > > some health problems slowed me down.  This is
      > a non
      > > > toxic de-gumming fluid I call "Lok-Free". 
      > The fluid
      > > > dissolves hard oil deposits in motor bearings and
      > heart
      > > > trains in seconds but will not harm paint.
      > > > I would be happy to send you a sample.  Just
      > give me
      > > > your mailing address.
      > > > Jay Greer
      > > > Chief Conductor
      > > > Trax Inc.
      > > > On Apr 23, 2013, at 11:07 AM, Edward Scullin
      > wrote:
      > > >
      > > > > How do I defeat HOS in a Marklin A unit?
      > > > > I have a UP ABA set and I measure about 100
      > ohms on
      > > > each of them motors. On an 0-6-0 I measure about
      > 85 ohms ABA
      > > > unit did not run, so I'm assuming HOS.
      > > > > Any help will be greatly appreciated.
      > > > > Ed Scullin
      > > > > Roanoke VA
      > > > >
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
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      > > >
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