DOW CORNING® 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.

Key Properties

Provides a noncuring moisture barrier; high dielectric strength; moisture and ozone resistance; good thermal, oxidation and chemical stability.  Higher operating temperature range and improved  mechanical stability. It is thermally stable, non-melting, low volatility, and is resistant to oil, water, alkalis, dilute acids, and most chemicals.

Applications

Lubricating plug, sanitary, gate, ball, butterfly and automated valves, pump packings, rubber and plastic O-rings; sealing vacuum and pressure systems (especially equipment subjected to washing and harsh environments); damping medium for dash pots in electrical equipment.

Features & Benefits

Offers excellent protection from water washout, while being resistant to most chemicals.

Product Details

Product Type: Compound
Chemistry: Silicone
Performance Benefit: Good Chemical Resistance, Good Oxidation Resistance, Good Plastics & Rubber Compatibility, Good Water Resistance, High Speed Performance, High Tack & Adhesion, High Temperature Performance, Low Temperature Performance, Wide Temperature Range
NLGI Grade: 3
Thickener: Silica
High Temp: 232°C
Low Temp: -40°C
Color: Translucent White

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