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jig a loo alternative question

Discussion in 'Ask The Pros' started by Pinewood Outlaw, Feb 9, 2019.

  1. Pinewood Outlaw

    Pinewood Outlaw Workshop Leader

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    No jig a loo......but do have dry lube with teflon spray so it says safe on plastics so is it a ok alternative to jig a loo
     
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    Racing358t Pinewood Ninja

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    JigaLoo isn't safe for plastics. It must be allowed to gas off after sprayed on the axle. The solvents would melt the plastic. One the solvents gas off then the coating it leaves behind is safe for plastic. So, It isn't "safe for plastics" that makes JigaLoo or any other spray so good for this hobby. I don't have experience with anything but JigaLoo and my own concoction so sorry I'm unable to help answer the rest of your question.

    Scott
     
  3. DuckOfAllTrades

    DuckOfAllTrades League Racer

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    I use this same stuff! Can’t afford Jig A Loo. Not sure how it will do, but hope to know soon. I’ll let you know how it goes.
     
  4. Ballistic Racing

    Ballistic Racing District Champion #1 Ranked in the USA Pro Racer Pro Race Winner

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    DuPont chain saver is a good alternative & available at Lowe’s
     
  5. Pinewood Outlaw

    Pinewood Outlaw Workshop Leader

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    I wonder if anyone has tried Rain X before. When it dries it repels water lol
     
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  6. Castoro Racing

    Castoro Racing District Champion Pro Racer

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    I have used max pro, which I learned about in this forum. It seemed like the best option that was available locally. Worked well for me. It was available in microcenter.
     
  7. TRE

    TRE PWD Royalty Pro Racer Pro Race Winner

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    If you are racing scout max pro or chain saver will work..if you are racing pro i would get jig
     
  8. Castoro Racing

    Castoro Racing District Champion Pro Racer

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    Any advice on where to get jig? I have checked Amazon and Ebay a few times and the prices are always real high.
     
  9. TRE

    TRE PWD Royalty Pro Racer Pro Race Winner

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    You have to order it by the case..last time i got some it was 93 bucks shipped
     
  10. Castoro Racing

    Castoro Racing District Champion Pro Racer

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    If anyone has an extra can that they are willing to sell please let me know. Otherwise I will look into getting a case.
     
  11. TRE

    TRE PWD Royalty Pro Racer Pro Race Winner

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    The reason its so expensive by the can is because of the shipping...i think its 10 to 15 bucks to ship one can
     
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    You should be able to find several sources on this forum if u ask around
     
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    SuperSlow District Champion

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    I bought 2 cans for just over $30 last year n that included shipping.
    Dig around, make some friends
     
  14. Castoro Racing

    Castoro Racing District Champion Pro Racer

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    Thanks alot, let see what I can find
     
  15. Castoro Racing

    Castoro Racing District Champion Pro Racer

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    Yup still the same price, I got a quote from jig.

    I also read about infinilube on this forum, anyone have experience with it
     
  16. B_Regal Racing

    B_Regal Racing PWD Royalty Pro Racer

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  17. TRE

    TRE PWD Royalty Pro Racer Pro Race Winner

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    Its 40 bucks a can over there
     

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