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Best lube for pan head is Krytox. Comes in both liquid and grease forms. Otherwise use *pure* PTFE lubricant; e.g., Teflon. Find on Amazon and eBay. And bike shops (chain lube).
Do NOT use:
* Grease (lithium, white, etc)
* Petroleum lubricants (oils) or solvents (i.e., if it contains “petroleum distillates”, do NOT use it)