What is one of the most frustrating tasks of heavy duty truck assembly and repair? Installing or replacing rubber parts! Heavy duty trucks and trailers are full of rubber parts. O-rings, bushings, leaf springs, seals, hoses, engine mounts, belts and gaskets are just some of the parts that can be difficult to install or replace.… Continue Reading Frustrated by Heavy Duty Truck Assembly and Repair?
Dishwashers, washers and dryers, refrigerators, mixers, blenders, and many other appliances are composed of numerous rubber and soft plastic parts. Hoses, O-rings, seals, grommets, plugs, belts and valves are just some of the many parts that can be found in common household appliances. Rubber’s slip resistant nature can make appliance assembly difficult. Using a temporary… Continue Reading Go Easy with P-80® for Appliance Assembly
Why does dry time matter? P-80® lubricants are temporary assembly lubricants. When P-80 is wet it provides the needed lubrication to reduce the friction of rubber parts during assembly. Once P-80 dries the lubrication ceases and parts stay in place. Some assembly applications may benefit from using a quick-drying lubricant. This is often the case… Continue Reading What is the dry time of P-80®? (And, why it matters)
There are an amazing number of rubber parts in a single automobile. It can be mindboggling to think of the various rubber components that are involved in the assembly of a car. O-rings, bushings, seals, hoses, engine mounts, belts, gaskets…any number of chassis, engine and suspension components are made of rubber or plastic. Rubber is… Continue Reading The Best Solution for Easy Automotive Rubber Assembly
IPC enhances expiration date format to better fulfill customer needs! What is the expiration date of my cleaner or assembly lubricant? One of the most frequently asked questions we receive is “What is the expiration date of my product?” The shelf-life of our temporary assembly lubricants is 2 years from the date of manufacture; the… Continue Reading You asked…We listened!
Download Pump Maintenance ePaper When things are running smoothly it’s easy to overlook common maintenance chores and rationalize that it’s not worth the time to regularly inspect and replace parts. But nothing could be further from the truth. The reality is that most facilities have several pumps performing a variety of functions that are integral… Continue Reading Pump Maintenance in 7 Easy Steps
How many times have you tried to push an O-ring into place only to have it pop right back out? Or tried to push a rubber hose onto a pipe only to find it wouldn’t slide into place because the fit was just too tight? These tasks can be very frustrating and can often require… Continue Reading 5 Ways Temporary Rubber Lubricants Can Help Ease Assembly
Why Buy Drums? For companies that use large amounts of liquid products, ordering drums makes sense. Buying one drum, rather than numerous smaller containers, can be a more economical way to purchase liquid chemicals such as Specialty Cleaners and Temporary Assembly Lubricants. Cost savings may be realized in reductions in product cost, packaging cost, and… Continue Reading How to Open and Dispense From a Drum in 7 Easy Steps