Category Archives: Krytox™ Lubricant Articles

Application based articles from Chemours regarding Krytox.

Do OEM Lubricant Recommendations Meet Your Current Needs?

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How To Work With Your OEM To Find The Best Lubricant Nothing is as Expensive as Cheap Lubricant As a plant operator, there’s a lot to manage. Ensuring that the plant is functioning at optimum levels requires management prowess, people skills and broad-based technical knowledge. Increasingly, as machines run hotter and environments get more extreme, […]

The Power of PFPE Lubricant Selection

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How Manufacturers Have Reduced Downtime and Costs | PFPE Lubricant | Krytox From equipment selection to maintenance cycles and troubleshooting, we know you work tirelessly to achieve peak plant performance every day. With the average plant using more than 2,000 bearings – in addition to the valves, seals and other PFPE lubricant reliant components – […]

High Performance Lubricants

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The Secret Competitive Advantage of High Performance Lubricants High performance lubricants offer long lasting performance capabilities, despite harsh environmental conditions (e.g., extreme temperatures, extreme pressure, chemical exposure, etc.), minimizing the risk of failures, increasing end user satisfaction and enabling you to offer extended warranties with fewer claims. It’s a solution that benefits you and your […]

Industrial Lubricants That Can Reduce Production Downtime

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Comparing Industrial Lubricants – Downsides of Hydrocarbons Petroleum-Based and Synthetic Hydrocarbon Lubricants vs. Krytox (PFPEs) While industrial lubricants only make up 1% of plant operational costs, the lack of proper lubrication or application can have an adverse impact on total maintenance costs and downtime. More than half of the total maintenance costs, as well as […]

How Krytox Drive Savings & Productivity

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When it Comes to Lubricants, the Lowest Price isn’t Always the Best Value Machine failures occur for a variety of reasons. Each one of these failures creates a ripple effect of costs and productivity loss. Some of these issues can be mitigated by choosing a high-performance lubricant – one that can withstand time and harsh […]

Krytox – Electrical Conducting Grease

Krytox™ perfluoropolyether (PFPE) oils with no additives are good insulators. The typical dielectric properties are shown in the table. There is no difference in the electrical properties of different grades of oils, as their chemical properties are identical, and the primary difference is viscosity. The properties vary slightly, with increasing viscosity typically having higher values. […]

Krytox XP – Bearing Grease & Oil with Soluble Additives

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Krytox XP Product Information Krytox XP products are formulated using patented soluble additives. Typical perfluoropolyether (PFPE) greases use solid additives for anti-rust, anti-wear, or extreme pressure performance. These components are mixed into the grease and held in place by the grease thickener. In the past, there were no additives available for the oil, because of […]

Krytox XHT-BDZ Case Study

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Krytox XHT-BDZ Case Study Krytox XHT-BDZ Steam Turbine Governor Control Valve Application An American electricity generating company reduces downtime and helps improve the bottom line by switching greases. Major U.S. Supplier to the Electric Grid Improves Performance and Saves Money A major electricity generation company located in the United States was experiencing problems with the […]

Chemours Introduces Krytox™ FPG 182 Performance Lubricant

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Chemours Introduces Krytox™ FPG 182 Performance Lubricant for Clean Rooms, Robotics and Electronic Manufacturing Wilmington, Del., November 17, 2016 – The Chemours Company (“Chemours”) (NYSE: CC), a global chemistry company with leading market positions in titanium technologies, fluoroproducts and chemical solutions, announced today the introduction of its new Krytox™ FPG 182 performance lubricant. Krytox™ FPG […]

Krytox GPL 101 Automotive Seat Lubrication

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Krytox Automotive Seat Lubrication A Brazilian supplier to the automotive industry improves customer and end-user satisfaction by using specialty lubricant. Automotive seat manufacturer in Brazil reduces squeaks A Brazilian manufacturer of automotive seats for luxury vehicles wanted to reduce complaints about squeaks to improve satisfaction among its direct customers and the ultimate end users—the car […]