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Old 11-08-2011, 05:16 PM
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I have a swivel stand that sqeaks I need to know if there is a lubricate that does not have any scent or something that won't bother the deer. It is ground level stand. What do you guys recommened?
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Old 11-08-2011, 05:21 PM
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Old 11-08-2011, 07:22 PM
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I have gun oil that smells like pine......off topic but I have bore cleaner that smells like pine too. I would assume gun oil may work like lubricant oil too ?
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I would assume gun oil may work like lubricant oil too ?
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i was thinking vegtable oil, or corn oil. what do you guys think of that idea?
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i was thinking vegtable oil, or corn oil. what do you guys think of that idea?

Both sound like good things to try, have you thought about trying vaseline?
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I think all of the above would work. After your season is over, spray it real good with WD40 and then let it air dry in a shed or garage till next season.
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