Lubricating Compounds
Dow Silicones

Lubricating Compounds

Product Description

Proven effective over decades of use worldwide, Molykote® brand silicone compounds are versatile problem-solvers in challenging industrial sealing and lubricating uses. The grease like materials with silicone fluids and inert silica fillers provide good resistance to oxidation and thermal degradation while maintaining key properties over a wide temperature range.

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Dowsil™ 3179 Dilatant Compound NLGI Grade 6, coral, used primarily for its dilatant rheological properties. SDS TDS*
Dowsil™ 340 Heat Sink Compound NLGI Grade 2, white, used primarily as a non-curing and non-flowing thermally conductive compound. SDS TDS*
Dowsil™ Q2-3233 Bouncing Putty NLGI 6, white, used primarily for its dilatant rheological properties but formulated to be more 'bouncy'. SDS* TDS*
Molykote™ 112 High Performance Lube/Sealant NLGI Grade 3, translucent white, used primarily as a general purpose valve lubricant with high mechanical shear stability and high temperature range. SDS TDS*
Molykote™ 3099 HVIC Compound NLGI Grade 2-3, charcoal, used primarily as a high voltage insulator coating. SDS TDS*
Molykote™ 4 Electrical Insulating Compound NLGI Grade 2-3, translucent white, used primarily in electrical wiring systems and electrical assemblies and terminals. SDS* TDS*
Molykote™ 5 Compound NLGI Grade 3, translucent light gray, used primarily for insulators and high current switches given it has the highest dielectric strength. SDS TDS*
Molykote™ 7 Release Compound NLGI Grade 1, translucent white, used primarily as a release agent or cable-pulling lubricant. SDS TDS*
Molykote™ High Vacuum Grease NLGI Grade 3-4, translucent white, used primarly in sealing vacuum and pressure systems. SDS TDS*