Thanks, fellas. This helps. The parkerized parts (at least the ones I could tell) are soaking in oil as I type this.
What do you think about this: http://xavierthoughts.blogspot.com/2...-vs-tales.html
. Sounds like a similar treatment, grease + heat vs. oil + heat. Not sure if the wife would appreciate this in the oven; hair dryer seems better.