[T3] Grease on Light Bulbs/Sockets

Jim Adney jadney at vwtype3.org
Sun Jul 17 07:09:30 PDT 2011

On 16 Jul 2011 at 23:44, Don Robertson wrote:

> Dielectric Grease is NON-conductive.

As are almost all greases. I think you could buy graphite loaded 
grease before I was born, but I've personally never seen it. It was 
replaced by MoS2 loaded grease, which is a better lubricant.

Still, if you have metal parts that actually touch, no amount of 
grease around those parts will keep them from making electrical 

Jim Adney, jadney at vwtype3.org
Madison, Wisconsin, USA

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