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MOLYKOTE Dow Corning® 5 Compound

Translucent light-gray, heavy-consistency, grease-like silicone paste.

Basic Identifiers

ID Type BO NLGI
7129 Grease mineral 3

Description

Primary Use – A dielectric compound used on insulators and bushings; as a lubricant for high-current switches. Special Characteristics – Nonconductive; water repellent; helps prevent formation of conductive paths; long lasting. Physical Form – Translucent light-gray, heavy-consistency, grease-like silicone paste. Applications – Protecting transmission insulators, distribution line insulators, power substation bushings, pole top disconnect switches, insulator threads and bolts, service entrance cable, meters.1 Temperature Range – From -65 to 450°F (-54 to 232°C). Container Sizes – Tubes and pails.

Technical specifications

Specs Typical Values
Colour light gray
Density 1000
Maximum service temperature 232
Minimum service temperature -54
Penetration 210
Thickener type Silica

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