Water on lnb cap.

jpsr

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With all this heavy rain lately i have had some problems on the digi tv transponders at 1w.
I have heard a spray of wd40 on the lnb cap can help the rain run off, but can wd40 damage my channel master feedhorn cap, has anyone tryed this and has it worked.
 

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You could try silicone furniture polish, rain-x rain repellent, or Wurth Motorcycle Visor Rain Repellent.
 

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Will any furniture polish do, Also can it damage the cap.
 

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Has to be silicone based polish and no it won't damage the cap.
 

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Living in Scotland Ive sprayed my lnb caps with WD40, GT85, & Tescos cheap WD40 rip off, and never had any problems with any of the caps from multiple manufacturers
 

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There are also dedicated rain covers available, or you can make your own one out of a yoghurt pot.
 
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