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#4498608 - 08/26/17 11:26 AM Greasing Drum Brake Contact Points?
Gebo Offline


Registered: 09/18/02
Posts: 1986
Loc: VA
Do any of you grease the contact points on the splash shield where the brake shoes rub? If so, what grease do you use?
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#4498613 - 08/26/17 11:29 AM Re: Greasing Drum Brake Contact Points? [Re: Gebo]
AVB Offline


Registered: 05/20/12
Posts: 1137
Loc: Georgia
I normally use anti sieze.

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#4498622 - 08/26/17 11:43 AM Re: Greasing Drum Brake Contact Points? [Re: AVB]
buck91 Offline


Registered: 04/17/12
Posts: 2420
Loc: West Michigan
Originally Posted By: AVB
I normally use anti sieze.



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#4498631 - 08/26/17 11:51 AM Re: Greasing Drum Brake Contact Points? [Re: Gebo]
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Registered: 12/15/16
Posts: 111
Loc: Long Island, N.Y.
Permatex Ceramic Extreme Lube (Purple)
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#4498659 - 08/26/17 12:30 PM Re: Greasing Drum Brake Contact Points? [Re: Gebo]
Superflop Offline


Registered: 07/01/09
Posts: 387
Loc: Seattle
Yup as mentioned anti seize. Been doing it for years i usually kncok the junk off them with a wi4re wheel or brush and then paint with a light but complete coat of anti seize. I also co.pletely coat the threads on the adjuster with anti seize, the parking brake arm contact points and the grooves on the hat of the wheel cylinder rod.
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#4498737 - 08/26/17 02:29 PM Re: Greasing Drum Brake Contact Points? [Re: Gebo]
Merkava_4 Offline


Registered: 01/30/07
Posts: 17501
Loc: Clovis, CA
Either brake grease or white lithium grease is what I use. Just on the rub marks on the backing plate.

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#4498762 - 08/26/17 03:09 PM Re: Greasing Drum Brake Contact Points? [Re: Gebo]
doitmyself Offline


Registered: 06/03/02
Posts: 6161
Loc: MI
I use one of these two products that are recommended for metal to metal applications:

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Genuine-OEM-Honda-Moly-Paste-M-77-Assembly-Paste-Grease-08798-9010-Update-60-/111606978388?hash=item19fc4b5754:g:WAsAAOSwNSxU7OgC&vxp=mtr
or
https://goodson.com/products/bpl-2400-pastelub-brake-lubricant

Both are tenacious high solids "paste". There is less oil to evaporate, separate, run off, or collect dust. And, its my opinion that the solids boundary lubrication gets burnished into the metal to keep some lubrication after the oil component dissipates. They both state that they are brake safe, but we know how that goes.

I use the second product in paper thin layers on all kinds of applications (vehicle, ag., grounds, etc.) to prevent rust. Hubs, rotor hats, gate hinges.....it seems to be extremely tenacious against water wash off.

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#4498824 - 08/26/17 04:48 PM Re: Greasing Drum Brake Contact Points? [Re: Gebo]
zrxkawboy Offline


Registered: 11/30/04
Posts: 1748
Loc: SD
anti-seize for me too
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#4498888 - 08/26/17 06:43 PM Re: Greasing Drum Brake Contact Points? [Re: Gebo]
cb_13 Offline


Registered: 07/24/11
Posts: 897
Loc: Missouri
I do and use silicone brake grease.

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#4498896 - 08/26/17 07:00 PM Re: Greasing Drum Brake Contact Points? [Re: Gebo]
Lubener Offline


Registered: 01/22/11
Posts: 2500
Loc: N.Ohio
A thin coat of plain old blue wheel bearing grease.
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