[aprssig] Re: power poles..........
wa7ixk at earthlink.net
Tue Jan 2 13:10:09 CST 2007
Al Wolfe wrote:
> If you are concerned about power pole connectors in a damp
> environment just fill them with silicon grease before you shove them
> together.. Can be messy but it works well. Vaseline, Penatrox, axle
> grease, etc, have been used as well.
> Al. K9SI
I leave mine open so the water can dry out.
Silicon grease attracts alkali dust in the desert,
when it gets wet it can cause some leakage.
Power poles are silver plated. Clean and dry works for me.
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