G.W. Smith and Sons, a QUAKER CHEMICAL company, has expanded its product portfolio for the diecasting industry with the addition of new, high-performance plunger lubricants, Plunger Slick™ 200T and Plunger Slick™ WB10T, and new robotic greases QuakerTek™ Axial 00-32 and QuakerTek™ LS 032B-EP.
Plunger Slick™ 200T and Plunger Slick™ WB10-T are a high-performance plunger lubricant formulated for aluminum diecasting operations. Engineered chemistries provide excellent boundary protection for plunger tips and shot sleeves. Key benefits include strong adherence to plunger tip, extended tip and sleeve life reducing cycle times and clean and bright castings.
QuakerTek™ Axial 00-32 and QuakerTek™ LS 032B-EP are lithium-type greases with high wear resistance that are used in robotic gearboxes. Its semifluid consistency effectively carries sophisticated lubrication to reduction gear contact points, providing improved efficiency and extended equipment life.