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Megalocnus,

When prepping the shut off valve picture in post #111, did you use any special 'vacuum' grease? Or can I use something like super lube syntehtic grease or just regular silicone paste.
 

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Can't recall what I used, but by the look of it, probably was lithium anti-seize.
Most greases should be ok, perhaps wouldn't be even necessary if the shutoff valve is well-built (mine is made for fuel lines so it would have probably worked without lubrication).

Theoretically, the best greases for this purpose would have limited ability to uptake (and be dissolved in) oil, so PFTE grease if not too expensive, then silicone-based grease...
 
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