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    using lube for chain but not sure whats safe

    I had a other post about wd40 and you guys were saying it doesn't really lubricate the chain so could I use Lucas upper cylinder lubricant its the only type of lube I have and I don't know if the chains I need a certain type of lube, this lube says its for engines but it also says cleans and lubricates (engine and car parts) someone please help

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    You would be better off with a can of 3 in 1 oil......

    "Retirement is the best job I ever had!" Me, 2009


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    I use 5-20 50% mineral spirits 50%

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    I actually found some in my garage and used it, thanks

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