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Fluoramics Introduces LOX-8 Plumber’s Putty for Plumbing that uses Harsh Chemicals

In response to customers' needs for a chemical-resistant plumber’s putty, Fluoramics released LOX-8 Plumber’s Putty which is engineered for use with acids, plus alkaline and caustic chemicals. LOX-8 Plumber’s Putty for plumbing that use harsh chemicals. LOX-8 Plumber’s Putty is a non-hardening, non-flammable chemical-resistant plumber’s putty that will not disintegrate and leak [...]

Fluoramics Introduces HinderRUST® HV500

Industrial Grade Liquid-to-Wax Metal Protection Fluoramics HinderRUST HV500, industrial grade rust control Fluoramics, long known for its HinderRUST line of rust stoppers, now offers HinderRUST® HV500, an industrial grade non-drying blackened version of HinderRUST. HV500 is engineered to provide even stronger rust control while attractively covering over existing rust. This makes it [...]

Use HinderRUST by Fluoramics to Protect Metals During Storage

Because of supply chain concerns, companies are ordering and storing more raw materials. Use HinderRUST by Fluoramics to protect metals from rust and corrosion during storage. Use HinderRUST to protect metals from rust and corrosion during storage. Concerns about rusting metals become a reality during storage. Not only are parts being stored [...]

Tufoil Gun Grease is Perfect Accompaniment to Tufoil Gun-Coat

Tufoil® Gun Grease, a moly-PTFE-Lithium complex NLGI 1 firearm grease for use on handguns, rifles, and shotguns, is now available as sister product to Tufoil Gun-Coat. Engineered to meet the demanding conditions found in hunting, law enforcement and military environments, Gun Grease and Gun-Coat both work well in extreme low and high temperatures. [...]

Peracetic Acid as Chlorine Alternative in Water Treatment

One of the emerging technologies in wastewater treatment is the use of peracetic acid (PAA) as a broad-spectrum biocide used to disinfect wastewater. While chlorine dominates the U.S. wastewater treatment market, peracetic acid is considered a more environmentally friendly option as it hydrolyzes to acetic acid and hydrogen peroxide in water. This means there is [...]

Generator Maintenance is Critical to Stress-free Operation

Both portable and whole-house standby generators require regular maintenance. Just like your car needs an oil change every 3 months or 3,000 miles, most standby generators need one every 2 years or after 200 hours of use. Power outages, whether due to bad weather, fires, or excessive demand for electricity, are a quick reminder [...]

Oxygen-Safe PTFE Tape Backed by Testing

LOX-8 Full Density PTFE Tape is approved for oxygen service. Fluoramics has the testing documentation to show it is oxygen approved. Is your oxygen-safe PTFE Tape tested in pure oxygen? LOX-8 Full Density PTFE Tape was tested and approved to the following specifications: Steady-state oxygen service temperature limit per ASTM G63 equals 372° C [...]

Our Promise to our Customers

Fluoramics takes pride in Our Promise of providing you with a top-notch customer experience led by Training, Service, Experience and Quality. Training: Our team is available to answer questions on product compatibility, attributes, and application. Our "Ask an Engineer" program provides an easy-to-use form in our website in order to ask questions. We also provide video [...]

Dos and Don’ts of Assembling Threaded Plastic Fittings

Dos and Don'ts of Assembling Threaded Plastic Fittings: Most plastic piping with threaded fittings provide reliable, leak-free service. However, a small percentage of them may leak or break. The reason for this is an improper assembly of threaded joints and not using the correct thread sealant. Here are some of the dos and don'ts [...]