Conveyor System - Jensen

Conveyor System - Jensen

Chains And Guide Ways

Interflon Lube TF


Initial Situation

Problem: The chain used to jam in the guide, causing it to break leading to frequent downtime. The previous lubricant used to drip on to garments, resulting in costly damage.

Environment: Steam at temperatures of up to 150 C, dust, textile fluff, extreme dryness; Previous product used: Conventional Oil (up to 270C) - lubrication intervals of once per week (20 cans consumed each month).


Our Solution

Interflon Lube TF, a dry lubricant that displaces moisture and protects against corrosion and is suitable for open lubrication points such as chains, cables, chutes, etc. was used.


Result

  • No need for further garment washing
  • Increased lubrication interval
  • Now only lubricated once a month
  • 4 times longer lubrication interval
  • Only 7 aerosols now required per month
  • Savings of $716 per month