Dry Lubricant UHMW optimizes chain and belt performance.

Press Release Summary:

Consisting of UHMW-PE Polyethylene with molecular density of 5,600,000 g/mol, MOVEX BLuLub® optimizes performance in conveyor chain applications, minimizing friction in high wear curve installations. Product operates from -40 to 176°F and complies with Code of Federal Regulation of FDA. In addition running dry, MOVEX BLuLub offers minimized noise, squeaking, energy consumption, and moisture absorption.

Original Press Release:

SLIDEWAYS Introduces Movex Blulub® High Performance Dry Lubricant UHMW

Worcester, MA -- SLIDEWAYS, manufacturer of custom and standard plastic components and extrusions, now offers the MOVEX BLuLub® compounded UHMW-PE material that allow for higher speed, deliver a lower coefficient of friction, improved chain and belt performance across a spectrum of applications. The new BluLub offers proven advantages of running dry, reduced noise and squeaking, less energy consumption, smooth and quiet, chain operation, lower wear and minimal moisture absorption. In addition, properties include UHMW-PE Polyethylene with a molecular density 5,600,000 g/mol, operating temperature: -40 to 176°F (040 to + 80°C). BluLub complies with the Code of Federal Regulation of FDA.


SLIDEWAYS is a manufacturer of custom and standard machined plastic extrusions and wear components used in conveyor systems, packaging machines, serving a wide range of industries including beverage, pharmaceutical and food processing. Components include chain guides, belt guides, rollers, roller chain sprockets, block bearings, hanger bearings and more.

Editorial Contact

Bob Stowell,

Director of Sales and Marking



705 Plantation Street

Tel. 800 298 7543

Worcester, MA 01605


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