On 1/5/2021 11:53 AM, Cydrome Leader wrote:
>> On 1/3/2021 11:37 PM, Cydrome Leader wrote:
>>> What't the lowest viscosity oil anyone has come across here? It
>>> some of the "spindle" oils get pretty thin. Are they used in a
>>> How low are the clearances those bearings run at?
>> Look at Lilly White sewing machine oil.
> What's so special about sewing machines? I've never torn one part,
> some have an oil filled sump. Not sure about what the moving parts or
> stresses are on those things.
They are fast and use a very low vis oil. As low as ISO22 (on the low
end of the SAE10 range) Due to stain potential they prefer very clear
oil. Other than that. No clue.
Velocite #10 is an ISO22 also, and there are lighter grades of Velocite
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