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SUPER LUBE® IN RESPIRATORY MEDICATION PLANTS
A leading manufacturer of generic respiratory and 503B outsourcing medications needed a powerful lubricant for their state-of-the-art facility. With their completely automated manufacturing, packaging, and distributing systems that are designed... next...
WHAT IS THE SOLVENT CARRIER IN SUPER LUBE® AEROSOLS?
As consumers learn more about the environment, we get asked more frequently than ever before: What is the solvent carrier in Super Lube® aerosols, and is there an ozone depleting chlorinated solvent? There is no ozone depleting chlorinated solvent... next...
SUPER LUBE® & WIRE ROPE
A major manufacturer of steel and wire rope creates products designed for some of the world’s most demanding applications across various industries, including onshore and offshore oil & gas, underground and surface mining, cranes and industrial,... next...
WHAT TYPE OF BEARINGS CAN SUPER LUBE® BE USED ON?
Super Lube® can be used on all types of bearings (i.e. plain, anti-friction, roller, ball, thrust, etc.) as long as it meets the load requirement of that particular bearing. The key word is load. Several load tests have been performed on Super... next...
SUPER LUBE® & SNACK FOOD
An American snack food manufacturer makes potato chips, cheese puffs, pretzels, and more. In order to keep their machinery running so they can provide their customers with the delicious snacks they are known for, they needed a lubricant that... next...
HOW CAN I TELL IF SUPER LUBE® MULTI-PURPOSE SYNTHETIC GREASE WITH SYNCOLON® (PTFE) WILL REPLACE THE CONVENTIONAL PETROLEUM-BASED GREASE I CURRENTLY USE?
As synthetic lubricants continue to become the norm for many lubrication applications, there is often the question: Will Super Lube® be able to replace the petroleum-based grease that I currently use? There are three key items to consider: Viscosity... next...
SUPER LUBE® & COMMERCIAL FAUCETS
Just like doors, faucets that squeak or give resistance are in need of lubrication. Luckily, when a sink faucet is hard to move or makes noise, it can easily be fixed with a touch of Super Lube®. Our lubricant is food-grade safe, meaning that... next...
CAN SUPER LUBE® BE USED AS A PROTECTIVE COATING?
When friction acts between two surfaces, those surfaces suffer from wear. If this occurs on your tools or machinery, you will eventually find that your equipment is not reaching their peak performance. Lubricants can help prevent this. In addition,... next...
CAN SUPER LUBE® BE USED AS A HEAT TRANSFER LUBRICANT?
Super Lube® is thermally conductive. Super Lube® Multi-Purpose Synthetic Oil with Syncolon® (PTFE), Super Lube® Synthetic Lightweight Oil and Super Lube® Extra Lightweight Oil are good for use in heat transfer circulating systems and do not... next...
CAN SUPER LUBE® BE USED AS A VALVE LUBRICANT AND SEALANT?
Protecting and sealing your valves from the elements is critical for maintaining performance. Super Lube® Silicone Dielectric Grease and Super Lube® Silicone Lubricating Grease with Syncolon® (PTFE) provide a non-curing moisture barrier for... next...