WD-40

WD 40 has more uses than duct tape!!!


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Before you read to the end, does anybody know what the main ingredient is? I found out it got its name from "Water Displacement #40". The product began for a search for a rust preventative solvent and degreaser to protect missle parts. It was created in 1953 by three technicians at the San Diego Rocket Chemical Company. The name comes from the project that was to find a "water displacement" compound... They were successful with the fortieth formulation, thus WD_40. The Convair Company bought it in bulk to protect their atlas missle parts. Ken East (one of the original founders) says there is nothing in the product that would hurt you... When you try it on the following you will be amazed.

1. Protects silver from tarnishing.
2. Removes road tar and grime from cars.
3. Cleans and lubricates guitar strings.
4. Gives floors that 'just-waxed' sheen without making them slippery.
5. Keeps flies off cows.
6. Restores and cleans chalkboards.
7. WD-40 removes lipstick stains.
8. Loosens stubborn zippers.
9. Untangles jewelry chains.
10. Removes stains from stainless steel sinks.
11. Removes dirt and grime from the barbecue grill.
12. Keeps ceramic/terra cotta garden pots from oxidizing.
13. Removes tomato stains from clothing.
14. Keeps glass shower doors free of water spots.
15. Camouflages scratches in ceramic and marble floors.
16. Keeps scissors working smoothly..
17. Lubricates noisy door hinges on vehicles and doors in homes.
18. It removes black scuff marks from the kitchen floor!
19. Removes bug gutsat away the finish on your car.
20. Gives playground gym slide a shine for a super fast slide.

21. Lubricates gear shift and lawn mower levers.
22. Rids rocking chairs and swings of squeaky noises.
23. Lubricates sticking windows and makes them easier to open.
24. Spraying an umbrella stem makes it easier to open and close.
25. Restores and cleans bumpers and leather dashboards in vehicles.
26. Restores and cleans roof racks on vehicles.
27. Lubricates and stops squeaks in electric fans
28. Lubricates wheel sprockets on tricycles and bycicles.
29. Lubricates fan belts on washers,dryers,and cars.
30. Keeps rust from forming on saws and saw blades, and other tools.


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31. Removes splattered grease on stove.
32. Keeps bathroom mirror from fogging.
33. Lubricates prosthetic limbs.
34. Keeps pigeons off the balcony (they hate the smell).
35. Removes all traces of duct tape.
36. Spray it on arms, hands, and knees to relieve arthritis pain.
37. Cleans and removes bugs from grills and bumpers.
38. Protects metal yard decorations from the elements.
39. Spray a little on live bait or lures and you
40. Use it for fire ant bites.. It takes the sting away immediately
and stops the itch.
41. Great for removing crayon from walls.
42. Also, if you've discovered that your teenage daughter has washed
and dried a tube of lipstick with a load of laundry, saturate the lipstick spots with WD-40 and rewash. Presto! The lipstick is gone!
43. If sprayed on the distributor cap, it will displace the
moisture and allow the car to start.

P.S. The basic ingredient is FISH OIL.


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