My ongoing Nova 4/X saga...

From: James Fogg <>
Date: Sun Feb 20 08:26:19 2005

> Especially in high-temp high-ozone environments, rubbers and foams
> deteriorate very rapidly. At least you didn't also have sunlight
> in the mix.

I've had good luck preserving and, to a lesser extent, restoring rubber
by using silicone oil. DOT5 brake fluid is pure silicone and will work
fine. Of course, YMMV.
Received on Sun Feb 20 2005 - 08:26:19 GMT

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