Re: [Classicrendezvous] Substitute for S/A gear oil

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Date: Tue, 7 Nov 2000 23:15:45 EST
Subject: Re: [Classicrendezvous] Substitute for S/A gear oil

In a message dated 11/7/00 11:02:18 AM Eastern Standard Time, writes:

> I have some ideas on this. Rohloff hubs use a gear oil that can be
> purchased separately. Once for warm weather and one for cold. This would

My SA friend Cory Puckett says that though Marvel Mystery Oil is the substitute the Philadelphia British Bikes contingent recommends when SA oil is not available, he personally uses 10-30 motor oil. When it heats up it gets thicker, so you don't need different viscosities for different times of the year ? :-)

Glenn Jordan - Durham, NC (but maybe heading up for a visit to Philly next week)

Glenn Jordan - just another wrench at the Cycle Center in Durham, NC, USA