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since 1879

Metalcote 111 – Lubricant coating for metal dies

Metalcote 111 is based on semi-colloidal graphite suspended in water. It is a lubricant for general use on metal parts like cores, slides and other moving parts of gravity or low pressure cast dies. The product is manufacturated with excellent heat conducting and lubricating properties giving maximum protection and lubrication to metal surfaces.

Metalcote 111 is widely used in gravity cast dies to lubricate die mechanisms, slides, cores and moving parts.
The product is also applied on the top surface of insulating dressings (like Metalcote 25 or 27) to help castings release.
Recommended for Aluminium or Copper alloys foundries.

Packaging and storage

– 6 kg tins

– 30 kg steel pails


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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