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Noisy Friction Hinge - mplusm - 04-19-2018

Anyone have an idea how to correct a "screeching" friction hinge (the door hinge on the Adventurer camper)?  I am scared that if I oil it, it will lose it's "friction" capability and start flapping around in the breeze.


RE: Noisy Friction Hinge - boycbronco - 09-17-2018

I'm thinking you could try graphite powder?  They sell it at hobby shops and probably lots of other places.  I used to use it to lubricate the wheels on pinewood derby cars.  By the way, I was wondering the same thing, as my friction hinge is starting to squeal a little bit.