+1 to no lather on the scales.
Slick lather=slippery razor.
WD40 for sure, and if the scales are loose enough, take some dental floss and floss the area multiple times.
Although I don't drip into the pivot area (anymore) I still out of habit give a strong quick blow around the pivot, just to dislodge any water.
[QUOTE=rabidpotatochip;1182821]Thanks... I was chewing on a carrot stick and snorted some out my nose... :lol:[/QUOTE]
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