Lubricants

A lubricant is a substance that when applied in a thin layer to an item of machinery, reduces friction, heat, and wear between the solid surfaces are in contact with each other. By having the appropriate lubricant, the friction and wear of the materials can be controlled therefore providing reliable operation within the workplace and less money spent on maintenance.

Lubricants can come in various forms such as liquid (oil, water), solid, gaseous (air) or semisolid (grease). Also, some lubricants contain additives to improve their performance. There are benefits of using a grease over oil in some situations. Grease seals out contaminants and has a better stop start performance as it doesn’t drain away like oil. However, grease is thicker than oil and therefore limits bearing speed, reduces cooling of components and is difficult to determine the right amount of grease that needs adding.

Lubricants package types

  • Aerosol – Silicone spray
  • Bottle
  • Can
  • Cartridge
  • Tin or tub
  • Tube – pastes

What can lubricants do?

  • Protects the components from seizure by the layers of the coating on the surfaces
  • Provide reliable operation and keep maintenance costs down
  • Increase equipment life expectancy
  • Reduces friction in engines
  • Controls friction in transmissions
  • Minimises wear - reduces wear by the protective layer on the surfaces
  • Heat transfer agent
  • Inhibits corrosion and oxidation - protects the surfaces from the attack of chemically active substances, such as oxygen, by creating a corrosion resistant layer
  • Removes debris and other contaminants
  • Reduces effect of high temperature extremes on viscosity (measure of an oil’s resistance to flow)
  • Reduces noise

Oil Lubricants

Oil lubricants are also classified into mineral (crude oil) vegetable and synthetic oils (man-made). In Industrial applications mineral and synthetic are mostly used.

Applications

Lubricants are typically found in applications such as moisture seal for aircraft, automotive, and marine ignition systems. Lubricating bearings, chains, and various mechanical equipment associated with mechanical engineering, machinery, and food processing.


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Omschrijving Prijs Package Size Trade Name Lubricant Type Application Category Food Processing Safe Package Type Hazardous Area Certification Type
RS-stocknr. 703-1086
FabrikantRS PRO
3,61 €
Each
Aantal stuks
50 g Graphite - Cylindrical Parts, Hinge, Latch, Locks - No Bottle - -
RS-stocknr. 251-3794
FabrikantRS PRO
12,93 €
Each
Aantal stuks
200 ml Dry Lubricant - Connectors, Relays - No Aerosol - -
RS-stocknr. 136-8552
FabrikantRS PRO
8,21 €
Each
Aantal stuks
400 ml Penetrating Multi Purpose - Multi-purpose No Aerosol - -
RS-stocknr. 137-2034
FabrikantRS PRO
11,33 €
Each
Aantal stuks
400 ml - PTFE Industrial - Yes Aerosol - Hydrocarbon Lubricant
RS-stocknr. 136-8546
FabrikantRS PRO
10,50 €
Each
Aantal stuks
200 ml - PTFE - Dry Film No Aerosol - -
RS-stocknr. 136-8534
FabrikantRS PRO
5,91 €
Each
Aantal stuks
400 ml Silicone Silicone Oil Mechanical Equipment Multi-purpose No Aerosol - -
RS-stocknr. 137-2032
FabrikantRS PRO
9,77 €
Each
Aantal stuks
400 ml - Silicone Food Industry, General Purpose Lubricant Yes Aerosol - Hydrocarbon Lubricant
RS-stocknr. 136-8548
FabrikantRS PRO
7,68 €
Each
Aantal stuks
400 ml Chain Gear PTFE Chains - No Aerosol - -
RS-stocknr. 136-8550
FabrikantRS PRO
10,20 €
Each
Aantal stuks
200 ml Contact Cleaner Contact Cleaner - Cleaner No Aerosol - -
RS-stocknr. 137-2033
FabrikantRS PRO
10,35 €
Each
Aantal stuks
400 ml - - Industrial Adhesive Lubricant Yes Aerosol - Hydrocarbon Lubricant
RS-stocknr. 123-4520
Fabrikantnummer30248
FabrikantAmbersil
12,90 €
Each
Aantal stuks
400 ml Perma-Lock Silicone FG Silicone Controls, Hoists, Latch, Locks, Pulleys, Sockets, Tools, Zipper Multi-purpose Yes Aerosol - -
RS-stocknr. 918-4790
FabrikantnummerLB 8013
FabrikantLoctite
171,05 €
Each
Aantal stuks
454 g Loctite LB 8013 Calcium Oxide, Graphite Fastener Anti-Seize Anti Seize Lubricant No Brush Top Can - -
RS-stocknr. 608-4379
Fabrikantnummer83509
FabrikantCRC
8,84 €
Each
Aantal stuks
200 ml KONTAKT 701, KONTAKT 701 Oil Clamp, Connectors, Lug, Screws - No Aerosol - -
RS-stocknr. 693-321
Fabrikantnummer34235
FabrikantRocol
27,50 €
Each
Aantal stuks
400 ml Dry PTFE PTFE Bearings, Cam, Chute, Shear, Slides - Yes Aerosol - -
RS-stocknr. 506-725
FabrikantnummerLAGD 125/WA2
FabrikantSKF
30,93 €
Each
Aantal stuks
125 ml System 24 LAGD 125 Grease - - No - - Single Point
RS-stocknr. 780-5231
Fabrikantnummer31575-AC
FabrikantAmbersil
16,14 €
Each
Aantal stuks
400 ml Moly Chain Oil Chains Multi-purpose No Aerosol - -
RS-stocknr. 780-5326
Fabrikantnummer31262
FabrikantCRC
16,65 €
Each
Aantal stuks
500 ml SILICONE, SILICONE Silicone Reduce Friction Multi-purpose Yes Aerosol - -
RS-stocknr. 290-4897
FabrikantnummerDFL200D
FabrikantElectrolube
17,05 €
Each
Aantal stuks
200 ml DFL200 dry film - Mould Release Agent - No Aerosol - -
RS-stocknr. 160-7551
Fabrikantnummer005521
FabrikantJelt
18,79 €
Each
Aantal stuks
400 ml Lubrisec PTFE Gears, Roller, Slides - No Aerosol - -
RS-stocknr. 701-0420
Fabrikantnummer32040
FabrikantRocol
12,80 €
Each
Aantal stuks
400 ml DETEX SHOCK RELEASE PTFE Fasteners, Fittings, Mechanical Equipment - Yes Aerosol - -
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