Whale-oil is principally used in oiling wools for combing, in batching flax and other vegetable fibres, in currying and chamois leather-making, and as a lubricant for machinery.
Petroleum has very long been known as a source of light and heat, while the use of crude oil for the treatment of wounds and cutaneous affections, and as a lubricant, was even more general and led to the raw material being an article of commerce at a still earlier date.
Micaceous iron ore consists of delicate steel-grey scales of specular haematite, unctuous to the touch, used as a lubricant and also as a pigment.
Petroleum has largely superseded other oils, and is still gaining ground, as a lubricant for machinery and railway rolling-stock, either alone or in admixture with fixed oils.
Large quantities of ground mica are used in the manufacture of wall-paper, and to produce a frosted effect on toys, stage scenery, &c. Powdered mica is also used in the manufacture of paints and paper, as a lubricant, and as an absorbent of nitro-glycerine and disinfectants.
In addition to the material, keep the zipper in tip-top shape by treating it with a zipper lubricant, which keeps the mechanism free of debris and extends its life.
After the skin has dried, the patient should apply a skin lubricant to seal moisture in the skin and create a barrier against further dryness or irritation.
lubricant additives and surfaces in boundary lubrication.
To prevent corrosion the rope should be treated at intervals with hot lubricant.
She proudly showed off the condoms, lubricant and standard paraphernalia before producing " the most important thing " - a vaginal douche.
In addition to these, water-based lubricant should be provided.
Elbow Grease Original is the oldest sexual lubricant on the market today!
lubricant film thickness can be a small fraction of that predicted using only data from the first Newtonian region.
lubricant manufacturers / marketers and the sector's raw material suppliers.
Providing the drive chain is in good order, apply a motorcycle drive chain lubricant.
Alternatively you can remove the cover and damper assembly from the steering rack and apply the lubricant directly into the rack.
Adding a water-based lubricant to the inside of the condom or to the penis may be helpful.
Lubricate: Although a quick shave can be done with just warm water and softened skin, using a shaving foam or lubricant will ensure better results and a slicker glide.
In a 2001 study of youths ages 15 to 21, researchers found 33 to 50 percent of youth said it was important for the condom to fit tightly, leaving no air space at the tip, and that petroleum jelly, such as Vaseline, is a good lubricant.
Using expired condoms, having intercourse for any length of time before putting on a condom, or using petroleum jelly as a lubricant are all ways to decrease the effectiveness of condoms at preventing pregnancy.
There were small quantities of black lubricant on certain joints and this was cleaned off and replaced with white petroleum jelly on reassembly.
quantityCategory: POM Package quantities Packs of 25 sponges complete with applicators, disinfectant and lubricant gel.
Give her a warm bath for 10 minutes before, dry her then apply the anti-friction talc and plenty of lubricant.
Refined sperm-oil is a most valuable lubricant for small and delicate machinery (see Oils).
Drill at slow speed, applying light pressure and use lubricant, make pool with putty for oil or water.
Legal Category: POM Package quantities Packs of 25 sponges complete with applicators, disinfectant and lubricant gel.
Take a few minutes to learn a bit more about lubricant options; your partner is sure to thank you for it!
They may not be as long-lasting as some other types of lubricant since they can dry up during use.
They are easy to clean up; in fact, in many cases clean-up won't be necessary as the lubricant will just be absorbed into the skin.
A lubricant, such as Aveda Humectant Pomade, is usually used for the twist.
Using a water-based lubricant will increase comfort and help keep the condom from breaking.
Friction Block is a solid lubricant that comes in a stick dispenser, similar to the one used for stick deodorants.
The connective tissue is supplied normally with a certain amount of these mucinoid substances, no doubt acting as a lubricant.
The lubricant is also often used for lubricating the various bearing found in the gearbox.
In the first, firmly bonded surface contaminants are removed using a clay bar and a lubricant.
Elbow Grease Original is a mineral oil based thick cream lubricant.
A protective lubricant must be used to protect the bore between shooting outings.
Some routine grooming and a little added nutritional lubricant to your pet's diet will go a long way toward staving off a hairy situation.
Invest in the supplies you may need from the start, like plumber's tape, lubricant and a variety of wrenches that will get you access where you need it.
The sprays are a lubricant, which reduces the sound caused by the rubbing of the tissues in the airway, stopping the snoring.
The Liteflux LF2 flashlight comes with three extra O-rings, as well as lubricant, and a nicely made wooden box for storage.
The most common spermicide is called nonoxynol-9, and many condoms come with it already applied as a lubricant.
Put several drops of lubricant inside the condom.
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