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The Problem:

  • High chain wear
  • High replacement costs

The average lifetime of a chain in this facility was no more than two years. Each chain cost about $1,000.00 to replace, and there were 15 men tasked with carrying out these replacements on a rolling basis.

Total cost: nearly $100,000.00 per year.

Environment:

  • Fluctuating temperatures
  • High humidity
  • Water spray

Solution: Interflon Food Lube AL

  • Chain life was doubled, to four years.
  • Cost savings: about $40,000 per year.

Benefits:

  • Great reduction in pollution
  • Strong reduction in friction and wear
  • Suitable for food-safe environment

Results:

  • Food-safe lubricant (NSF H1)
  • 100%-150% longer chain life
  • Less elongation
  • Reduction in labor hours