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What is Interflon HT1200?

Interflon HT1200 is a food-safe, ceramic-based anti-seizing assembly paste and rethreading compound for use in a wide range of conditions. HT1200: Makes disassembly easy instead of painful Protects against oxidation and galvanic corrosion Prevents galling...

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Cryovac Shrink Tunnel and Chains

The Challenge This machine used a single roller chain with a pitch of 12.7mm (.05 inches) and hollow pins. It was 4 meters (over 13 feet) long. The guide chains needed to be lubricated weekly, with a full spray can of lubricant being used every week. The...

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Bread Oven Bearings

The Challenge This client was having a real problem with lubricant soiling their product... totally unacceptable. The issue was that the bearings in the oven had to be lubricated once per week due to grease runout. It was time-consuming and expensive, and...

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Bakery Conveyor Belt Drive Chains

The Challenge The drive chains on the conveyor belt of this commercial bakery were displaying signs of oxidation (rust). The cause was the water on the bread trays, which washed away the lubricant that the client was currently using. A secondary cause was...

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Conveyor Chains in Dough Proofer

The Challenge This dough proofer uses a single roller chain to move its conveyor belt. Flour is constantly working its way into the pins, which causes higher friction and increased power consumption. Friction also leads to premature chain elongation, which...

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Spiral Kneading Machine

The Challenge This client wanted to eliminate the use of copper paste, which is not rated food safe, for hygienic and aesthetic reasons. The copper paste was also adversely affecting the gaskets and causing problems when dismantling the motor. Environment...

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Kneading Machine Bearings

The Challenge This kneading machine required lubrication every two weeks. The bearings were frequently becoming contaminated with particles, especially flour dust. After lubrication, it was difficult to replace the bowl. A lot of time was lost this way,...

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Oven Rack Wheel Bearings

The Challenge It's not uncommon for bakeries to skip lubricating the wheels on their oven racks. After all, it seems like a small detail that won't cause big problems. And many of them have sealed bearings, so it might seem they don't need it. But due to...

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Using Fin Super to Maintain and Enhance Fishing Gear

Our friends over at FishingSkillz.com kindly posted this great article about all the ways in which Fin Super can help fishermen protect, maintain, and enhance their fishing equipment. If you're going to spend the money on nice stuff, you want it to last a long time....

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How to Save Money in Poultry Processing

Interflon Food Lube is a food-safe lubricant that will help poultry processors shave thousands–sometimes tens of thousands–of dollars per year from their operating budgets. Yes, we are dead serious. No, we are not making this up. Yes, we can prove it. No, it’s not too good to be true. It’s simple science and basic economics.

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This Frugality Blogger LOVES Fin Super

Jessica Manuel is one smart cookie. She knows how to pinch a penny until it begs for mercy. She's decided to share her wisdom with the world in the form of a frugality blog called The Idea Manuel. And, to our delight, she's tried Fin Super and has found it very much...

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Lubricating a Marel Sorting System

The Challenge This large North Carolina poultry processing plant had been lubricating their Marel sorting system every week. The machine required 5 to 7 pumps of lubricant per bearing. It was proving to be expensive and time-consuming, and like all of...

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Lubricating Almost 3 Miles of Chain

How does Interflon handle lubricating almost 3 miles of chain? Very well, that's how. This poultry processing plant had 4,500 meters (2.79 miles) of transport chain in their facility. They were spending nearly $140,000 per year on lubricating it, including...

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Cost Savings on Chest Cutter Bearings

Problem: Many bearings experienced failure in this very humid environment, due to the fact that the machines had to be sprayed down with water very often. Environment: Fluctuating temperatures High humidity High-pressure water spray Solution:...

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