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Teflon Spray vs Pledge with Graphite

Discussion in 'Ask The Pros' started by Aaron Atkinson, Nov 22, 2019.

  1. Aaron Atkinson

    Aaron Atkinson Lurking

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    My pack rules require graphite lubricant. (I wrote the rules and there’s a back story for why). I have always used pledge on the axles. Recent research of the friction coefficient between polystyrene (assumed wheel material) and Teflon or Silicone suggests Teflon friction coefficient is less. Theory and practice differ in my experience. Any experience or advice with Teflon spray would be appreciated. Thank you.
     
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    Loud2ns Pinewood Ninja

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    Well, we definately need the story with that tease!!
     
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    Charles Studer Workshop Leader Pro Racer

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    DerbyDad4Hire Administrator Staff Member 25+ Pro Race Wins! National Champion

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    Which teflon spray?
     
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    Charles Studer Workshop Leader Pro Racer

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    3m waterproofing? Or what?
     

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