Originally Posted by Bishop
Never used candle wax. But we used to use toilet bowl ring wax stuff and that worked like nothing else I have ever come across. I would imagine the candle wax works very similar. The heat just sucks the wax right into the threads and it doesn't really burn off or evaporate like wd40 or PB blaster would on heat.
You got it the wax doesnt burn away like penatrating oil. I just stole one of my wifes candles, But a wax ring is a good idea. Looks a little more manley in the shop than a candle.