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What type of grease should I used on the limb bolts when I reassemble my bow?
Bolts were next to impossible to turn before. I broke it down to see what was wrong
and with all the pressure off the limbs, they turn easy as pie - and no sign of buggered-up threads.

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I am sure there is some special type of grease your supposed to use but I use white lithium grease...
White Lithium Grease for the bolts, rockers and inside the pockets for me too.

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What they said....
 

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It's not usually grease on the limb bolts, it's an anti-seize compound. White lithium grease will dry out over time ...
 

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I am of the school of thought that you should always use anti-seize where steel screws contact aluminum.
http://www.permatex.com/products/au...ubricants/Permatex_Anti-Seize_Lubricant_a.htm
When threaded together, Steel and aluminum tend to exhibit galvanic corrosion which leads to galling or seizing. That is why when you try to loosen a screw on your bow it feels stuck then "cracks" loose (sometimes it looks like a small amount of smoke/dust comes out). The dissimilar metals are bonding together. This is much worse in a moist environment. It takes a very small amount of anti-seize to coat the threads and head (where it contacts the aluminum) of the bolt. You can get it at any auto parts store.
 
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