Houghton International, Inc. Datasheets for Mold Releases and Release Agents

Mold releases and release agents are film forming lubricating oils, solid lubricants, waxes, fluids or coatings that prevent other materials from sticking or adhering to an underlying surface.
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Product Name Notes
Water Synthetic -- Hot Metal Lubricant™ 7156 Hot Metal Lubricant™ 7156 is a heavy-duty, water-based synthetic high-temperature forging lubricant. Houghton developed this product as an alternative to graphite-containing products. Hot Metal Lubricant 7156 can be sprayed or...
Water Synthetic Fluids -- Fenella F™ Series Houghton’s Fenella™ fluids and oils address common operating concerns such as residue build-up and die life. The line includes the F and FG lines of water-based fluids and the FG...
Casting Mold Lubricants -- Heatshield™ Houghton’s line of Heatshield™ casting lubricants provides excellent surface quality when casting steel products. These products provide outstanding mold release with low-smoking and low-odor properties. Heatshield mold lubricants contain highly...
Water Synthetic Forging Lubricant -- Thermex™ 432-C Thermex™ 432-C is a synthetic water-based hot forging compound that is free of oils, pigments and graphite. This new-generation forging compound offers superior performance compared to older synthetics. Thermex 432-C...
Water Graphitic Forging Lubricant -- Thermex™ 8191 Thermex™ 8191 is a specially formulated, water graphitic based forging lubricant designed for use on titanium, zirconium and nickel-based alloys. The product is ideal for most hot forging applications including...