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Dielectric vs White Lithium?

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by dubl_t, Mar 19, 2003.

  1. dubl_t

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    Will white lithium grease($) serve the same purpose as dielectric grease($$$$)?
     
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    Will white lithium grease($) serve the same purpose as dielectric grease($$$$)?

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    It depends on what you are using it for.

    Most Lithium grease contains Lithium soap, mineral oil and zinc oxide. It does not conduct electricity but the mineral oil can make it a little runny. The zinc oxide is great for heat dissipation.


    What are you planning on using it for?
     

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