Re: LDPE oil tolerance?

Subject:      Re: LDPE oil tolerance?
      Date:   Sat, 31 May 1997 16:12:52 -0400
      From:   Steve Falco <sfalco-at-worldnet.att-dot-net>
        To:   Tesla List <tesla-at-pupman-dot-com>
References:   1

> Hmm... Where'd you get the oil?? The Shell Diala-AX that I use CAME in a
> 5 gallon LDPE pail from my oil vendor!!

The oil I use is a petroleum product called Tulco LubSnap (the one that
has been recommended on this list).  I assume that a silicone oil would
be kinder to the plastic.  Is the Shell oil silicone or petroleum?