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Metal Finishing Services

There are a number of Molybdenum Disulphide (MoS2) based coatings supplied under various trade names. 

Molykote is a dry lubricant and can be combined with other materials in different blends to produce coatings with enhanced properties for different specific applications. The main features of these types of coatings are:

Low Friction
High Load Carrying Capacity
Protection Against Corrosion
Wide operating temperature ranges eg -70°C to +450°C

Typical Applications:

These coatings are used in a wide range of applications and different industry sectors that require excellent lubrication often in the most extreme environments.

Oil & Gas Industry
Motor Sports

Process Specifications Offered:

Silchrome can provide a wide range of coatings. Usually these are specified by our customers. Alternatively we can offer advice on the most appropriate products for your applications. 

Products we offer include:

Molykote™ 7409 – Heat curing dry lubricant

Manufacturing Capabilities

We offer a wide range of capabilities and can apply coatings by brush, aerosol or spray painting. Some products are self curing and we have ovens for those products that need to be cured at higher temperatures.

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