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    Maybe I'll skip the skate park..
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    There is a skatepark near me and I always wondered if I should taken my MTB there. I'm pushing 50 so would need to be careful. Wouldn't...
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    carvegybe reacted to xc62701's post in the thread Bazillion Chain Wax with Like Like.
    Lol. The difference in mud on the downtube vs what’s on the chain has me sold. And the cassette is still clean. With my old lube...
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    carvegybe replied to the thread Bazillion Chain Wax.
    I rode very soupy Baldpate today and kept thinking what would have happened if I installed the waxed chain. I think the wax would have...
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    carvegybe replied to the thread Bazillion Chain Wax.
    Does it look like the wax got in everywhere?
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    carvegybe replied to the thread Bazillion Chain Wax.
    Ok, waxing done. Won't install the chain until current one is stretched, but looking at the waxed chain I'm not 100% convinced that the...
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    carvegybe replied to the thread Bazillion Chain Wax.
    No, the liquid was milky already when I poured it out of its original container. Silca website doesn't address it, but MSSPEEDWAX...
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    carvegybe replied to the thread Bazillion Chain Wax.
    Ok so I am soaking the chain in mineral spirits overnight. Is that supposed to be a milky liquid or did I f#@ up on step 1?
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    carvegybe replied to the thread Bazillion Chain Wax.
    Got my full chain waxing meth lab kit delivered by Amazon now and will jump into the rabbit hole today. Any negative experience with...
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    carvegybe replied to the thread Bazillion Chain Wax.
    But isnt it supposed to be easy after you get a chain waxed the first time? Why did you go back to oil?
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    carvegybe reacted to jShort's post in the thread Bazillion Chain Wax with Like Like.
    Post in thread 'Bazillion Chain Wax' https://www.mtbnj.com/forum/threads/bazillion-chain-wax.54074/post-1131455
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    carvegybe reacted to Piston Honda's post in the thread Bazillion Chain Wax with Like Like.
    Check with your county for hazardous waste collection.
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    carvegybe replied to the thread Bazillion Chain Wax.
    How does one responsibly dispose of all the waste oils, dirt etc collected as part of chain cleaning?
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    carvegybe reacted to jShort's post in the thread Bazillion Chain Wax with Like Like.
    If the chain gets wet enough, it will rust. There’s really no way around this so I’ve been err’ing on the side of caution and just...
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    carvegybe replied to the thread Bazillion Chain Wax.
    Silca website describes the solvents needed to clean chain. I'm particularly surprised by aerospace use approved degreaser that is...
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