computer drawer slides

Lyle Bickley lbickley at
Sat Aug 6 20:30:58 CDT 2005

On Saturday 06 August 2005 17:12, Charles H. Dickman wrote:
> The "drawer slides" on the rack of the PDP-11/40 I am working with are
> very stiff. Were these originally lubricated?
> My instincts are to use a little bit of wheel bearing grease, but I was
> curious, because there was not much residue.

I've found that modern silicon based lubricants do wonders for even the 
stickiest slides...

Lyle Bickley
Bickley Consulting West Inc.
Mountain View, CA

"Black holes are where God is dividing by zero"

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