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Molykote™ C-40 High Temperature Chain Lubricant

A low viscosity polyalkylene glycol (PAG) based chain lubricant commonly used in high temperature chain and bearing applications.




Product Overview

A stable dispersion of graphite in a PAG fluid, Molykote™ C-40 is highly effective lubricant for chains and bearings that will be exposed to extremely high temperatures. When used properly it emits very little smoke or displeasing odors and both refrains from causing carbon build up as well as oftentimes softening hard carbonaceous deposits.

Product Specifications

Product Type: Dispersion & aerosol ; oil
Chemistry: Polyalkylene Glycol (PAG)
Base Oil Viscosity: 134 @ 40°C
Solid Lubricant: Graphite
High Temp: 538°C
Low Temp: 177°C
Color: Black
Hazmat: No

Features & Benefits

Extremely high temperature tolerance (177-538°C)
Forms solid film after fluid evaporation
Can soften existing carbon deposits
Low smoke emission
Low odor emission
Does not cause carbon build up
Application variety: manual or with automatic system


Frequently used for chains and bearings in high temperature applications such as ovens, kilns, driers, and conveyors

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