• Welcome to the Speedsolving.com, home of the web's largest puzzle community!
    You are currently viewing our forum as a guest which gives you limited access to join discussions and access our other features.

    Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please, join our community of 35,000+ people from around the world today!

    If you are already a member, simply login to hide this message and begin participating in the community!
Joined
Feb 24, 2019
Messages
5
Likes
0
I bought Aolong GT from ChampionsCubeStore 2 years ago. It was fast and smooth but now it is not. So I need a lube. I want to buy new cubes but I can't buy from cubicle or speedcubeshop because of shipping. Shipping cost is about 25$ which is too expensive for me. Champions cube store is not selling lube. What should I do? Is there a shop which sells lube with low shipping cost?

Thanks
 
Joined
Feb 23, 2019
Messages
358
Likes
218
Location
The FitnessGram Pacer Test is a multi stage...
I bought Aolong GT from ChampionsCubeStore 2 years ago. It was fast and smooth but now it is not. So I need a lube. I want to buy new cubes but I can't buy from cubicle or speedcubeshop because of shipping. Shipping cost is about 25$ which is too expensive for me. Champions cube store is not selling lube. What should I do? Is there a shop which sells lube with low shipping cost?

Thanks
It’s really important to know which continent you live in. Aside from that, I would recommend buying lube with something else to make it worthwhile. I might just get another cube anyway; the aolong gt is kind of old, but if you need to just get lube there are many local stores. Where are you located? I really don’t want to seem intrusive, but it’s important to know to point you in the right direction.
 
Joined
Feb 24, 2019
Messages
5
Likes
0
It’s really important to know which continent you live in. Aside from that, I would recommend buying lube with something else to make it worthwhile. I might just get another cube anyway; the aolong gt is kind of old, but if you need to just get lube there are many local stores. Where are you located? I really don’t want to seem intrusive, but it’s important to know to point you in the right direction.
I am going to buy new cubes from Champions cube store but I need a lube anyway. also I live in turkey.
 
Joined
Feb 23, 2019
Messages
358
Likes
218
Location
The FitnessGram Pacer Test is a multi stage...
I am going to buy new cubes from Champions cube store but I need a lube anyway. also I live in turkey.
If you want to buy from another Chinese store, LightTake is a good option: https://m.lightake.com/search/Lube.html
They don’t have Cubicle or speedcube shop lubes but their lubes do work.

Closer to you is Cut Corner Cubes in Ukraine, they have lube also. You might want to buy your cubes from there instead so you don’t have to have multiple orders. https://cutcorner.com.ua/en/
I think they have their own special lube because they’re a dedicated cube store. I don’t know how much shipping is though.
 

Aerma

Premium Member
Joined
Apr 1, 2017
Messages
1,188
Likes
475
Location
Galar Region
WCA
2015MANN01
YouTube
Aerma
I think your AoLong GT may have just died. This happens when a cube is used enough that it becomes very broken in, to the point where it becomes worse.
You could try to get your hands on something like Traxxas 50k, perhaps. You can get that on Amazon.com if they ship to you.
 
Joined
Feb 24, 2019
Messages
5
Likes
0
I think your AoLong GT may have just died. This happens when a cube is used enough that it becomes very broken in, to the point where it becomes worse.
You could try to get your hands on something like Traxxas 50k, perhaps. You can get that on Amazon.com if they ship to you.
thanks but it doesn't ship to Turkey :(
 
Joined
Mar 15, 2019
Messages
3
Likes
2
Anyone know if GoodCube 1PCS Lubricating Maru Cube Oil Magic Cube is a good lube I put it in my cart on Amazon but not sure if I'm gonna get it anyone have it and know if it's good
 
Joined
Apr 14, 2019
Messages
28
Likes
14
WCA
2016CHES01
So i was messing around with a trumpet in my house and a valve got stuck. I put some valve oil in it and thought of putting it in a cube. It made my dead overlubed Valk M fast again and made my GTS2 incredibly smooth and quiet. Just sharing this for future experimentation by other cubers.
 
Joined
Feb 23, 2019
Messages
358
Likes
218
Location
The FitnessGram Pacer Test is a multi stage...
So i was messing around with a trumpet in my house and a valve got stuck. I put some valve oil in it and thought of putting it in a cube. It made my dead overlubed Valk M fast again and made my GTS2 incredibly smooth and quiet. Just sharing this for future experimentation by other cubers.
Funny you mention that, I’ve put trombone slide grease in my cubes, it made them slightly uncontrollable and smooth.
 
Joined
May 20, 2019
Messages
2
Likes
0
Can someone help me? I have purchased the Gan 356 X, and it was smooth and buttery. Its loosing its feel and i wonder what lube was used. Thanks for awnsers
 
Joined
Jun 2, 2019
Messages
1
Likes
0
I want to know is Gan magic lube feel similiar to Lubicle 1 lube? or maybe there's another lube that feel similiar to. I buyed gans standard lube tho and it feel so different lol,
 
Joined
May 16, 2019
Messages
10
Likes
0
Location
Seville, Spain
What lube should I get for my GTS3 M and my gan 356 x?
I have been lookign for and i don't find a post where it is clear if you could tell me one thread or in a comment below what is the best option I will be very pleased.
 
Joined
Mar 30, 2019
Messages
61
Likes
36
WCA
2017BLAC06
YouTube
channel/UCoRu6ubMGc6
I have been lookign for and i don't find a post where it is clear if you could tell me one thread or in a comment below what is the best option I will be very pleased.
it really depends on what you what feel you want, Lubicle Silk makes your cubes very smooth, DNM 37 makes your cubes very, very fast, and there are a variety of lubes with specific weights that can affect the speed of your cube, and there are specific lubes for the core of your cube. here's a link to the cubicle lubes: https://www.thecubicle.com/collections/lube and if you want to get cosmic lubes, here's a link to them: https://speedcubeshop.com/collections/lubricant
 
Top