Press Release Summary:
Made from graphite/metal alloy formed from molten metal, graphite, and carbon, 117 Series of GRAPHALLOYÃ‚Â® bushings are available in 2 primary grades for high temperatures, both with FDA acceptance. Many grades of GRAPHALLOYÃ‚Â® can handle temperatures to 750Ã‚Â°F in air, while special grades provide service up to 1,000Ã‚Â°F and higher in non-oxidizing atmospheres. Applications include bakery ovens, heat treat furnaces, and glass plants.
Original Press Release:
GRAPHALLOYÂ® Self-Lubricating Bearings Deliver Long-Life in High Temperature Environments
Bearings for High Temperature Applications
Self-lubricating Bearings for Dependable Performance
YONKERS, NY - Graphite Metallizing Corp. announces the 117 Series of
GRAPHALLOYÂ® bushings which deliver dependable performance in high temperature applications. GRAPHALLOYÂ®, a graphite/metal alloy, is formed from molten metal, graphite and carbon. It is a uniform, solid, self-lubricating bushing and bearing material. The 117 Series excels in bakery ovens, heat treat furnaces, glass plants, potato chip and bagel factories, dampers, stokers and wherever grease, oil and plastic bushings fail or prove troublesome.
In addition, the 117 Series of GRAPHALLOYÂ® bushings provides a convenient, pre-engineered solution for plant maintenance and new equipment design requirements. The 117 Series is available in two primary grades for high temperatures, both with FDA acceptance as well as for low temperatures.
All GRAPHALLOYÂ® products work where oil-based lubricants oxidize or where plastics fail. Many grades are suitable for temperatures to 750˚F in air, and special grades provide reliable service up to 1000˚F and higher in non-oxidizing atmospheres.
For more information about GRAPHALLOYÂ® products, visit us at www.graphalloy.com or contact us 914-968-8400 or at [email protected].