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METALCOTE 1127/2 – Long Lasting Dressing for Gravity Dies

Metalcote 1127/2 is a product based on high quality micronized graphite and refractory compounds suspended in water. The coating contains an organic binder capable to give a superior product adhesion on die cavities and curved die surfaces.

Metalcote 1127/2 is widely used as a long lasting dressing for gravity dies in Aluminium foundries. It is especially recommended for the production of large automotive castings such as housing and heavy duty engine parts.

Packaging and storage

– 6 kg tins

– 30 kg drums


The product is frost sensitive: Store at temperatures above 5 ° C and close the pails after use. It is possible that during storage some products containing mineral ingredients tend to precipitate. This phenomenon is absolutely normal due to the specific density of the minerals. It is important to mix the product carefully before use. If properly stored the product shelf life exceeds 12 months.

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