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Point. Shoot. Protect. HinderRUST 4.0 now available in pinpoint stream for hard-to-reach areas

Fluoramics now has a solvent-free spray can for its HinderRUST® S4.0 rust inhibitor. Typical rust inhibitors use solvent-based aerosol propellants, which cannot be used in enclosed areas. By utilizing an innovative bag-on-valve (BoV) technology, the HinderRUST spray can uses no solvent-based propellants yet delivers a pin-point stream of aggressive rust inhibitors that simplifies and speeds [...]

Fluoramics Introduces Solvent-Free Spray Can for HinderRUST 4.0 Rust Inhibitor

Winona, Minn. – (June 2, 2017) Fluoramics Inc., a leading manufacturer of sealants, greases, and rust inhibitors, has introduced a solvent-free spray can for its HinderRUST® S4.0 rust inhibitor. Typical rust inhibitors use solvent-based aerosol propellants, which cannot be used in enclosed areas. By utilizing an innovative bag-on-valve (BoV) technology, the HinderRUST spray can uses [...]

What Does PTFE Mean To Lubrication? (Published in Spring 2017 AERA magazine)

The engine is not lubricated by oil alone. What it is lubricated with is far from simple. Complex populations of particles start collecting after an oil change and increase with time. By definition and with microscopic examination showing Brownian movement, these are shown to be colloids. Since working oils are loaded with colloids as the [...]

How To Construct an Inexpensive Salt-Fog Chamber

Salt Fog Chambers are a critical testing device for monitoring the effects of humidity, moisture and salt on metals. Fluoramics has constructed several inexpensive chambers and taken them to trade shows where they have been well received. The chambers allow for quick on-site testing. They are scalable, flexible and they parallel the ASTM B117 testing [...]

Preserve Firearms, Knives and Swords with Tufoil Gun-Coat

Chuck Schmidt served in the U.S. Navy for more than 30 years, and recently retired from his second career as a carpenter. Schmidt is an avid collector of firearms and other military collectibles such as knives and swords. “Each year, I would take my entire collection out and wipe them down with oil,” says Schmidt. [...]

Keeping Wire Rope Cables Rust-Free

Corrosion is one of the biggest problems marinas and shipyards face. Wire ropes, in particular, are susceptible to rust as they are exposed to the weather. Add to that the salty air found on the coasts, and fighting corrosion on wire rope cables is an everyday battle. HinderRUST, by Fluoramics, combats rust on wire rope [...]

Stopping Corrosion of Grounding Wires

Corrosion of grounding wires and battery terminals is a problem in all vehicles. HinderRUST stops the ongoing corrosion. In the fall of 2016, Fluoramics, Inc. conducted a Vehicle Protection Day for employees who wished to treat their cars — or the cars of family members — with HinderRUST. As part of the program, we sprayed HinderRUST on [...]

Test the Power of HinderRUST Yourself!

Fluoramics is offering a limited number of free HinderRUST Test Kits to people interested in seeing for themselves what HinderRUST can do and are willing to document their results with us. The Test Kit comes complete with a numbered metal test plate, a trial size container of HinderRUST, an application brush, an alcohol prep pad, and an [...]

Stopping Leaks in Hypochlorite Water Treatment Plants

Water treatment plants are subject to many hazards throughout their piping systems, varying from PTFE cold flow leakage and creep, to oxidizing and corrosive liquids. Constant water pressure and caustic chemical exposure leaves a facility susceptible to vulnerabilities in each threaded connection. Inadequate sealants and poor initial installation can raise water, money, and energy waste, [...]

Tailgate Season is Here!

Don't let rust ruin your pre-game celebration! By applying HinderRUST to the non-food contact areas of your grill, you can rest easy knowing that your grill will always be ready for the big game. Also, if you are wondering how to clean and re-season your grill's grates, check out the "Is Rust on a BBQ [...]