Dow Corning Molykote 55 O-Ring Silicone Grease Lubricant Lube, 150g/5.3oz Tube
Molykote® 55 O-ring Grease is a silicone-based material that helps ensure positive lubrication and sealing by slightly swelling rubber O-rings and seals. It is ideal for lubrication between rubber and metal parts in pneumatic systems in aircraft,
automotive and general industrial applications.
How to Use
Grease should be applied using brush, grease gun, or automatic lubrication system. Molykote 55 O-ring Grease can be used in centralized lubrication systems. Do not mix with other greases.
- Excellent oxidation resistance
- Good corrosion protection
- Wide Service Temperature Range: -65°C to +175°C, (-85°F to +347°F)
- Compatible with many plastics and elastomers
Molykote 55 O-Ring Grease has been shown to swell natural rubber. However, compatibility of the lubricant may vary with the plasticizer content of specific materials (especially elastomers). Small-scale compatibility testing should be conducted prior to the use of this product in any application.
Molykote 55 O-Ring Grease should not be used with the following materials unless thoroughly tested for your specific application:
- Silicone rubber (SR)
- Polycarbonate (PC)
- Acrylonitrile-butadienestyrene (ABS)
- Liquid oxygen (or other strong oxidizers)