DOW CORNING® 7 RELEASE COMPOUND
A versatile, heat stable, highly effective silicone release agent. used with plastics, rubber, metals and adhesives, it gives long-lasting release, yet remains inert to most materials.
Used primarily as a release agent or cable-pulling lubricant.
Rubber industry: Lubricant and preservative for tight fitting parts. They slide into place quickly and easily, for difficult release jobs, e.g. battery cases. Plastic industry: Release agent for epoxy resins, polystyrenes, PVC, polyesters and other plastic materials. Foundry and smelting industries: Breaking-in of new or freshly cleaned shells, for core molds. Other industries: Release agent for TNT, rocket propellants, ram heads and other parts of extruders, Release agent in forming integral seals for clay tiles.
Features & Benefits
Heat stable; Withstand molding temperatures up to +200°C; Minimizes build up on molds due to heat stability and resistance to oxidation; Efficient low quantities required; Inert to metals and most plastic and organic materials; Insoluble in water, methanol, ethanol, glycerol, and mineral oil. Meets FDA 21 CFR 175.300; Meets NSF 51 & 61
Product Type: Compound
Performance Benefit: Good Chemical Resistance, Good Oxidation Resistance, Good Plastics & Rubber Compatibility, Good Water Resistance, High Temperature Performance, Low Temperature Performance, Release Properties, Wide Temperature Range
NLGI Grade: 1
High Temp: 204°C
Low Temp: -40°C
Color: Translucent White
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