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Description

Sasol Nickel Compound is a universal screw compound containing solid lubricants suitable for all kinds of bolted connections exposed to severely high temperatures and/or corrosive influences. It contains selected metal pigments and a solid lubricant combination Nickel compound helps achieve an optimal tightening torque and prevents

overstretching or insufficient pre-stressing of screws. At specific flank pressures soft metal films will form which effectively protect bolted connections – especially if high-alloy steels are used – from seizure and oxidation. Nickel paste protects mechanisms from fretting corrosion, will not form abrasive build-up, provides good sealing properties and has very good adhesion. Sasol Nickel Compound is lead free.

Application

Sasol Nickel Compound is ideally suited to:

  • Lubricate heavily loaded bolted, plugged or bajonet connections from stainless steel
  • Prevent the seizure of screws and nuts in spindles or press-fits exposed to severely high temperatures such as in refineries
  • Seal mechanisms such as valves, slides or metals seals used in the chemical industry and keep the movable
  • Universal paste for steel mills, cement plants, shipbuilding, mining or agricultural equipment

Features and Benefits

Sasol Nickel Compound has the following features and benefits

  • Service temperature -30oC up to 1450oC
  • Prevents seizure and fretting corrosion
  • Resistant to oxidation
  • Contains solid lubricants

Typical Characteristics

PropertyUnitsTypicalASTMIP
         
Worked Penetration @ 25 °C 0.1 mm 310 - 330 D217 50
Drop Point °C Non Melt D566 132
Water resistance   1 - 90 DIN 51807  
Base oil   Synthetic    
Kin Viscosity @ 40oC mm2/s 350 D445 71
Kin Viscosity @ 100oC mm2/s 50 D445 71

Storage and Handling

  • Avoid elevated temperatures (exceeding 100°C) and contact with water and other fluids.
  • Do not store in open or unlabelled containers.
  • Store away from strong oxidising agents or combustible material.

Pack Information

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