Any Viable Alt's to Butcher's Wax?

kookel

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I've used Butcher's for years. A can lasts forever. Now that I'm looking to get a fresh can, I'm seeing the SC Johnson paste wax pop up a lot. Anybody use this stuff? Any other products that'll do the job?
 

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For bearing edges ?
 

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Is Drum Dial Bearing Edge wax any good? I own it but have not used it yet.
 

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I've used Butcher's for years. A can lasts forever. Now that I'm looking to get a fresh can, I'm seeing the SC Johnson paste wax pop up a lot. Anybody use this stuff? Any other products that'll do the job?
My can is that Johnson paste wax you mention. I think they didn't have the butchers and my shop guy said it was the same thing. It certainly seems like it. PM for a picture. This can will outlast me unless I start building drum,s which I don't expect to do..
 

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My can is that Johnson paste wax you mention. I think they didn't have the butchers and my shop guy said it was the same thing. It certainly seems like it. PM for a picture. This can will outlast me unless I start building drum,s which I don't expect to do..
Thanks. Good to know. I’ll check it out
 

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I use Bees wax on bearing edges with great results. I just take a bar of it and rub around the edges and then take a rag and buff off the excess, seems to do the job admirably.
 

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I use drumdial, very happy with it. Cheap and lasts a long time...

 

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I ended up going with Lundmark paste wax - behaves just like Butcher's with a less pungent smell.
 

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I have used paraffin wax . It seems to work ,but is a petroleum product.
 


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