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Appliances Brochure

Appliances Brochure

When it comes to providing safety, reliability, durability and compatibility for the home appliance market, designers and engineers around the world turn to Dow Corning for lubricant solutions.

Fluorosilicone bearing grease improves reliability

Fluorosilicone bearing grease improves reliability

Circuit breakers are a critical component of the electrical grid and their proper lubrication with a fluoro-silicone grease can help reduce maintenance costs and prevent power disruptions.

Take the waste out of wastewater management

Take the waste out of wastewater management

Use Molykote® synthetic lubricants to reduce your maintenance costs in wastewater management equipment.

Anti-Friction Coatings Selection Guide

Anti-Friction Coatings Selection Guide

Product selection guide for Molykote® Anti-friction coatings

Development of High Service Temperature Fluids

Development of High Service Temperature Fluids

New silicone copolymer based lubricants can overcome the poor metal-to-metal lubricity of conventional silicones while providing higher thermal stability and improved wear resistance.

Dow Corning® Solutions for Office Equipment and Home Electronics

Dow Corning® Solutions for Office Equipment and Home Electronics

When it comes to providing reliability, durability, compatibility and safety for the office equipment and home electronics markets, designers and engineers around the world turn to Dow Corning.

High Performance Industrial Lubricating Fluids

High Performance Industrial Lubricating Fluids

Molykote® oils help keep hydraulic systems, air compressors, pumps, gearboxes, chain drives, refrigeration compressorrs and many other plant mechanical system operating at their peak efficiency.

Lubrication for Mining Applications

Lubrication for Mining Applications

Molykote® lubricants withstand the extreme conditions encountered in mining applications and can provide longer equipment life, simpler maintenance and all-weather performance.

Lubrication Solutions for Threaded Connections

Lubrication Solutions for Threaded Connections

Molykote® brand lubricants can help your threaded connections perform well in service, from initial assembly through repeated disassemblies.

Modeling Molecular Structure to Tribological Performance

Modeling Molecular Structure to Tribological Performance

Modeling tools can be used to optimize the chemical structure for a specific tribological need, and tailored siloxane fluids for specific challenges can be realized.

Molykote® Synthetic Oil Extends Lubricant Lifetime by 57% in Air Compressor Application

Molykote® Synthetic Oil Extends Lubricant Lifetime by 57% in Air Compressor Application

Based on heat-accelerated testing, Molykote® L-1246 Synthetic Compressor Oil has been found to exceed 12,000 hrs of operation.

Molykote® Lubrication Solutions for Chemical and Petrochemical Industries

Molykote® Lubrication Solutions for Chemical and Petrochemical Industries

Extend equipment life and simplify your lubricant sourcing with the complete Molykote® product offerring.

Two applications.  One grease.  Advanced double duty technology for performance and cost benefits.

Two applications. One grease. Advanced double duty technology for performance and cost benefits.

Dow Corning's innovative Molykote® G-5511 Water Tap Compound can satisfy the needs for water faucet and cartridge OEMs to lubricate all the plastic parts, o-ring seals as well as the ceramic discs.

Molykote Industrial Lubricant Selection Guide

Molykote Industrial Lubricant Selection Guide

A comprehensive product selection guide for Molykote® Greases, Pastes, Oils, Compounds, Dispersions and Anti-Friction Coatings.

Specialty Lubrication and Sealant Solutions for the Oil & Gas Industry

Specialty Lubrication and Sealant Solutions for the Oil & Gas Industry

Discover Dow Corning’s innovative solutions, expertise, service and support to meet the demanding conditions for oil and gas applications.

Specialty Lubricants for the Wind Energy Industry

Specialty Lubricants for the Wind Energy Industry

Safe, reliable wind turbines depend on strong threaded connections and their proper lubrication.

Molykote® lubricants and circuit breaker performance

Molykote® lubricants and circuit breaker performance

Formulated to perform over a wide range of temperatures and in a variety of environments, Molykote lubricants are especially suited for power utility and transmission applications.

Proven, effective solutions for the oil & gas industry

Proven, effective solutions for the oil & gas industry

An easy to use Molykote® product selection guide for oil and gas applications.

This is Molykote® (Overview Brochure)

This is Molykote® (Overview Brochure)

Easy to use guide to the 6 lubricant types of Molykote® and their top 30 products.

Trouble Shooting Guide: Solutions to your lubrication problems

Trouble Shooting Guide: Solutions to your lubrication problems

Easy to use trouble shooting guide allows you to quickly select the best Molykote product to solve your lubrication problem.

Valve Lubrication and Sealing for Oil and Gas Applications

Valve Lubrication and Sealing for Oil and Gas Applications

Valves are critical components in many oil and gas applications and their proper lubrication is necessary to deliver reliable performance often in severe environments.

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