Dow Corning Molykote 557 Silicone Dry Film Lubricant Clear is an air curing, extreme pressure, wax like, silicone-based coating that is used to improve surface finishes, increase life of equipment, lubricate sliding surfaces, and reduce wear, sticking, and friction. It is non-staining, colorless, and leaves a thin, dry film.
Air dry, translucent, silicone-based coating for reduced sticking and temporary wear reduction.
In steel production where it can increase slitter-blade life, resulting in clean, square edges
- In aluminum production where it can lengthen the life of tools and dies, improve surface finish, lubricate sliding surfaces and surfaces during extruding, deep drawing or spinning.
- In machine shops where it can improve surface finishes; extend the life of cutting tools, taps, dies, drills, slitters, and forming tools; reduce wear and reduce stick-slip or metal seizure on bearings, slides, cams adjusting screws, guides and ways.
- For textile, paper and woodworking industries where it can reduce wear and friction and reduce product staining from spinning frames, knives, scissors, punches, chain, conveyors or material-handling equipment.
- For rubber and plastic industries where it can reduce sticking, pickup or product contamination from handling equipment, knives, conveyors or sliding surfaces.
Features & Benefits
Colorless, nonstaining, remains as wax film after solvent evaporation. Offers extreme pressure performance
|Product Type:||Dispersion & Aerosol|
|Solid Lubricant:||Silicone Wax|
|Hazmat:||Yes - a shipping surcharge may be applied|