Selecting The Right Vacuum Grease

The most common question we get asked at Apiezon HQ is – which grease should I use?

The team have put together a guide to help you make the right choice starting with our top 5 things to consider when choosing a vacuum grease. Click each orange link to read more about choosing the right vacuum grease.

Top 5 Things to Consider When Choosing a Vacuum Grease

  1. Vacuum level
  2. Working temperature – Too Hot – melting or thermal degradation and Too Cold – cracking or crazing
  3. Compatibility of materials
  4. Level of lubrication
  5. Does it need to be food or pharmaceutical grade?

At M&I Materials we manufacture 7 different hydrocarbon high vacuum greases and a perfluoropolyether (PFPE):

Ultra High Vacuum Lubricating Grease, Silicone Free. Find out more >>
Anti Seize Vacuum Grease, Silicone Free. Find out more >>
High Temperature Vacuum Grease, Silicone Free. Find out more >>
Ultra High Vacuum Grease, Silicone Free, Halogen Free. Find out more >>
High Vacuum Grease, Silicone Free, Halogen Free. Find out more >>
Cryogenic High Vacuum Grease, Silicone Free, Halogen Free. Find out more >>
Medium Temperature Vacuum Grease, Silicone Free. Find out more >>
High Temperature Sealing/ Lubricating Vacuum Grease, Inert. Find out more >>

To find out more about the Apiezon family of silicone-free high vacuum greases manufactured by M&I Materials Ltd, contact our team of experts available via our helpline: Apiezon Technical Helpline +44 (0)161 864 5409. Alternatively, please Contact Us and will be in touch shortly.

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Ask Apiezon

Do you have a technical question regarding Apiezon products?

CALL: +44 (0)161 864 5409

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