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Old 12-08-2014, 10:33 PM   #1
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Lubricating the winch cable

What is the best way to grease/lubricate the power winch cable? On a Flagstaff HW 27SC
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Old 12-09-2014, 04:02 AM   #2
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When there is left over grease from filling up the lifting system.................I just take the excess and smear it over the cable as far as I can.
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Old 12-09-2014, 05:57 AM   #3
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Spray it down with some of that chain lube for motorcycles. It'll soak into the strands of the cable whereas grease won't. I always used a spray cable lube that I picked up from a guy at work that did maintenance on cranes. Never found it retail though, but I've seen similar products online.
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Old 12-09-2014, 09:05 AM   #4
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Look at post #4....
This is for a 228BH, but others will most likely be similar....

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