What is the dry time of P-80®? (And, why it matters)

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… [Read More]


The Best Solution for Easy Automotive Rubber Assembly

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… [Read More]

automotive cleaner

You asked…We listened!

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… [Read More]


Pump Maintenance in 7 Easy Steps

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… [Read More]

HVAC Industry Cleaner

5 Ways Temporary Rubber Lubricants Can Help Ease Assembly

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… [Read More]


How to Open and Dispense From a Drum in 7 Easy Steps

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… [Read More]