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19-06-2008, 21:14   #1
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Silicone oil going cheap in Lidl.

Hey lads just picked up a 200ml can of silicone oil for 99cent in Lidl!
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19-06-2008, 21:21   #2
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good find , is it petroleum product free?
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I pick up a can of this every now and again when i'm in, they seem to have a permanent stock of it these days. It seems to be perfectly fine for use, but i still keep a bottle of the good stuff handy aswell.
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Thanks for the post. I never Knew Lidl sold silicone oil, might pop in tomorro to stock up on it
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Jeez, at that price you could'nt go wrong guys. as KD says, if you have some of the really good stuff, keep it for special jobs, and use this stuff freely.
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yeah last time I was in I bought 5 cans of it.
They only do it a few times a year near me so dont have
it in stock all the time. It does the job!

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I have the abbey gun oil and a couple of cans of the lidl stuff.

The lidl oil seems more sticky and viscous, if only slightly, but I've noticed a difference in the two, so I use the abbey oil on more temperamental parts, and the lidl goop (i'm exaggerating ) on seals and generally less important bits.

But I know of plenty off people who use it all the time, exclusively even, so maybe I'm just paranoid about my lidl oil
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