Publié le 2021-01-18
Molykote® 111 compound is registered for food (FDA / ACS / NSF 51 / NSF 61) and certified by WRAS.
|Starting the valve||Leakage formation as a result of premature wear and tear leading to sealing failure.||Leak||Removal of the valve||Application of Molykote®111 compound by brush on pre-cleaned seals and valve body.||Tightness of the valve, no more leaks, restarting the valve.|
Molykote® 111 Compound can be applied by hand, by specially designed automatic equipment, by brush or with a cloth. Some types of grease pumps may block; test first. A thinner consistency can be obtained by dispersion in solvents such as xylene, mineral spirits and methyl ethyl ketone.
Molykote® 111 Compound can then be applied by brush, dipping or spraying. Molykote® 111 Compound should not be applied to any surface that is to be painted or finished later. These coatings may not adhere to a silicone treated surface.
In the event of contamination by a silicone coating, it is necessary to scrub or wash the parts with a solvent, wash them with a detergent or immerse them in an alcoholic caustic potash solution and then rinse them with clear water before painting.
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