Re: Temperature to melt NST tar (fwd)
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Date: Wed, 14 Jan 1998 10:23:39 EST
From: FutureT <FutureT-at-aol-dot-com>
Subject: Re: Temperature to melt NST tar (fwd)
In a message dated 98-01-13 21:54:09 EST, you write:
> I should add that the case leaked melted tar and was a pretty
> horrible mess. Since my goal was de-potting and re-potting in melted
>vasoline, I can't comment on time to repair carbon tracks.
> Gary Lau
>Waltham, MA USA >>
For what it's worth; I haven't seen it mentioned on the list, but
some neon trannies use tar that is filled with a silica material
according to an insert that came with a new Jefferson tranny.
This may explain why some tar melts well, and some always
stays kind of firm.