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Do you grease your ball before towing with it?

  • Yes everytime

    Votes: 33 24.6%
  • No

    Votes: 68 50.7%
  • What the hell are you talking about

    Votes: 16 11.9%
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32 DW X-CAT
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Comment:

I use the can grease Lithium it is nice and neat and keeps the trailer nice and quiet. Turns are smooth and squeak free.

I agree about getting that stuff on your pants swimsuit but usually the boat is always hooked up to the truck so it really is a non-issue when boating. It does become a pain if you un-hitch for loading purposes if that is the case always take it off---you will appreciate it more when your not trying to get grease out of your nice docker shorts:D.

KAP
 

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"Try it Now!"
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I've never heard of that before but the next time I head out I think I'm gonna grease my ball and see if it works better when lubed up!

Thanks for the info!
Just get one of those little black condoms ;) for the ball...works good in keeping it off your pants. Tow a heavy trailer w/o grease..with tongue weight, you'll see gouges in the ball after a while. Can't be good.

What really concerns me is how many of you have problems with greasy balls hitting your knees. You guys are old! ;)
 
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