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post #1 of 5 Old 10-23-2014, 05:06 PM Thread Starter
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cleaning bronze gears

I'm in the middle of tearing down the gears for the impeller and was wondering what would be the best degreaser to use to clean it out. The worm gears are bronze and i know some cleaners are to harsh for such. Wouldn't want to ruin them gears... they look like new on a 94 machine.
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Mineral spirits or gasoline used cautiously will be just fine for degreasing.

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Laquer thinner prob too strong eh?
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Simple Green. It's safe unless it's anodized aluminum.

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They are not aluminum for sure
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