Molykote® G-5511 Water Tap Compound is a silicone based lubricant designed for application in water taps. Molykote G-5511 Water Tap Compound meets several global standards for water contact: complies with UBA guidelines for the hygienic assessment of lubricants with drinking water contact, with the requirements of the Water Regulation Advisory Scheme (BS6920:2000) and NSF/ANSI 61 Standard. It is suitable for use with hot water (up to 85°C) and cold water.
NLGI Grade 1-2, white, used primarily in water taps between ceramic discs, rubber gaskets, and plastic components.
Molykote® G-5511 Water Tap Compound is designed for application in water taps between ceramic discs, rubber gaskets and plastic components.
Features & Benefits
- Excellent water resistance.
- Wide service temperature range from -40 to 200°C.
- Compatible with many elastomers.
- Lubrication of ceramics and plastics in water taps.
- Meets requirements of EN 817.
- Meets several global standards for drinking water contact.
Performance Benefit: Good Plastics & Rubber Compatibility, Good Water Resistance, High Temperature Performance, Low Temperature Performance, Wide Temperature Range
NLGI Grade: 1-2
Solid Lubricant: PTFE
High Temp: 200°C
Low Temp: -40°C
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