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i need tp refill the compass in my RL28 what sort of fluid is needed and where do i get it from i assume it is a a spirit buy i have been advised that if i get the mix wrong it will take off the writing
ken fraser24-Dec-2006    Edit    Delete 
Re: compass oil
I read somewhere that baby oil is OK. If you are just trying to eliminate a small bubble, the volume of new oil will be insignificant compared to the old oil anyway. If you are replacing all the oil you should try and match the viscosity or it will be slow to respond. You can thin with alcohol but that is what might dissolve the writing.
Keith Merkley11-Jan-2007    Edit    Delete 

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