axle grease

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a thick heavy grease used to lubricate axles

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The family history had been reviewed here more than once, so suffice to say that Axle Grease came from a prolific litter that included Farloe Bond (Lifford Champion Stakes), Lodgeview Chance (Midland Gold Cup) and multi big-race finalist Farloe Forty.
His mother Have It On is a half-sister to Ardkill Jamie's dam, and comes from the excellent Top Honcho-Fees Chance litter that featured Axle Grease, Lodgeview Chance, the prolific open winner Farloe Forty and Lifford's 525y record-breaker Farloe Bond.
Axle Grease (Irish Oaks), Elderberry Veron (Ladbrokes Gold Cup), Farloe Bond (Lifford Champion Stakes), Lodgeview Chance (Midland Gold Cup) and Lodgeview Flash (Midland Flat) were all sired by Top Honcho out of daughters of the 1990 P roduce Stakes hero.
A March 2001 daughter of Larkhill Jo and Gold Commentary, One Yard won her first British race when taking a Sittingbourne maiden in June 2003, but it was when she returned to Ireland that she really made her mark with a run through to the Irish Oaks final where she finished third to Axle Grease.
IT'S been a testing route since her last Oaks final, the Sporting Press-sponsored Irish one won by Axle Grease in July 2003, but One Yard has beaten the odds to reach her second, tomorrow's live-on-Sky William Hill Oaks decider at Wimbledon.
Irish Oaks heroine Axle Grease is another product of the Top Honcho-Adraville Bridge cross.
A year ago Stephen Bourke narrowly lost out on Oaks glory when Mustang Mega was just ousted by Axle Grease.
AYEAR ago Mustang Mega won the final of the Harold's Cross Oaks with Axle Grease in her wake.
Mustang Mega had finished second in the Derby and Oaks and got the nod for the bitch award ahead of Axle Grease and Legal Moment.
And a range of non-food products are made with peanuts or their shells including cat litter, axle grease and bleach.
The Navan handler is a past master at coming up trumps on the big occasion as evidenced by successes such as the Irish Derby with Bypass Byway, an Irish Oaks with Axle Grease and a Puppy Derby 1-2 with Royal Treason and Kryptonite, and he knows how difficult it is to win a big final.
It's a sticky black sandwich spread that much of New Zealand adores, though detractors liken it to axle grease.
When we in the UK do episodes of Undercover Boss they usually feature bluff, northern, straight-talking blokes who look like Chubby Brown, who've built up their haulage empire from a bedsit in Bolton, returning to the shop floor to get up to their elbows in axle grease again.
An effective remedy to chronic fence-cutting or fence-hopping is to apply gooey axle grease to the fence or to plant pointy Chinese Hollies at the cut-through points as a deterrent.
These gearheads may love the smell of axle grease in the morning and race just for the thrill of it, but turns out there's a pay off