The Universal Selection Source:
Adhesives Ingredients
Industry News

Krayden Adds Molykote 111 Lubricant and Sealant for Valves to Its Repertoire

Published on 2010-06-16. Author : SpecialChem

DENVER -- Krayden, Inc., a leading distributor of engineered materials, announces that it now provides the Molykote 111 valve lubricant and sealant from Dow Corning. The compound is a silicone oil that offers water resistance, low vapor pressure, low volatility and a wide service temperature range of -40°C/-40°F to 200°C/392°F.

Dow Corning's Molykote 111 Lubricant and Sealant for Valves

The Dow Corning Molykote 111 lubricant and sealant is a heavy consistency dimethyl silicone compound that offers resistance to most chemicals, both organic and inorganic. This versatile lubricant is used as a damping medium for dash pots in electrical and electronic equipment, and is a sealant for vacuum pressure systems in aircrafts. Additionally, it prevents gaskets from sticking to metal, resists weathering and water washout, and is an anti-stick sealant for transformer gasket and equipment enclosures. It also is used as a chemical barrier coating for rubber and plastic O-rings, gaskets and seals, for lubrication in control and pressure plug valves, and for water softener and faucet valves. The Molykote 111 compound features NSF 51, NSF 61 approval and is acceptable as a release agent under FDA 21 CFR 175.300, when used in accordance with that regulation. Dow Corning 111 valve lubricant and sealant maintains a serviceable consistency from approximately -70° to 400°F (-57° to 204°C).

Available in various container sizes, Molykote 111 can be applied by hand, specially designed automated equipment, and by brushing or wiping.

About Krayden, Inc.

Krayden, Inc. is a stocking distributor featuring adhesives, sealants, encapsulates, coatings, solder, solder chemicals, release agents, dispensing equipment and supplies with locations throughout the United States and five locations serving Mexico. The company represents only the leaders in the engineered materials industry, and is fully supported by these manufacturers as well as committed to updating its customers' about new products for their applications. Krayden, Inc.'s inventory is constantly being monitored for quality and shelf life at all locations. The company has the ability to customize its inventory based on customer's requirements, and it prides itself on having technical knowledge of its product lines.

Source: Krayden, Inc.

Improve your performance with water soluble epoxy compounds
Channel Alerts

Receive weekly digests on hot topics

Back to Top