Using Formula-8 and LOX-8 to Seal High-Pressure Systems

Mississippi Welders Supply Company (MWS) is one of the Upper Midwest’s largest suppliers of welding supplies, gases, abrasives, metal fabricating equipment, PPE, and fire safety equipment. Andrew Meyer is a Cryogenic Technician based in Winona, and he takes great pride in repairing and maintaining all the equipment necessary to provide gaseous and liquid product [...]

Preserving Firearms in a Museum Collection

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. “I was over at the Historical Society one day and noticed an 1863 military rifle on [...]

Kennecott Mining Camp Preservation: Stopping Rust with HinderRUST

For more than 60 years, the sprawling Kennecott mining camp sat largely abandoned on the mountainous slopes of Alaska’s Wrangle-St. Elias National Park, its mammoth wood structures creaking in disrepair and its machinery rusting and immoveable. There was a time in the early 20th century when thousands of miners called this remote town home, [...]

Wear It Proud: Hats Now Available

Tufoil, HinderRUST and Fluoramics hats are now available for sale through our web site and shopping cart. These well-constructed low-profile hats are created in brand colors. Tufoil is a red hat with the Tufoil logo in blue stitching across the front, and has the Fluoramics name and logo on the side of the hat. [...]

Using Tufoil for Engines and HinderRUST in Shipyards

Reinauer Transportation Companies, LLC is a third-generation firm specializing in marine transportation of petroleum and chemicals from the Great Lakes to the Gulf of Mexico. Founded in 1923 and headquartered in Staten Island, New York, Reinauer’s fleet includes more than 25 cargo barges and tugboats capable of moving 2.5 million barrels per day of [...]

Easy One-Handed Paste & Grease Application

Ever feel like you just don't have enough hands when applying thread sealant pastes or greases? Applying paste or grease can be difficult when the threads are tucked away or hidden behind something. You may need one hand to hold something out of the way in order to access the grease point. Fluoramics offers LOX-8 [...]

The Battle Between Blue Heron Poop and HinderRUST

Fluoramics has a number of HinderRUST test plates hung around the country. When people request a test kit, we send out a package consisting of a metal plate, sample of HinderRUST, cup, brush, and instructions on how to prepare the plate. In return, we ask for monthly status photos showing how the plates are holding [...]

Fluoramics Products Have A Date Code

We are frequently asked about the shelf life of our products. While many of our products last indefinitely, in order to protect both you and us, we date code our products with an expiration date of three years from the date of manufacture. So what does this mean for you? Basically, our date code protects [...]

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 [...]