Lubricants for Stainless Steel

Stainless Steel Fasteners tend to seize while being assembled (tightened). The risk of seizing is reduced by using a good quality Nickel Anti-seize or Lanolin lubricant.

Anzor has the following lubricants available:

Lanotec Protective Lanolin

What is it?

Lanolin is a natural substance secreted by sheep to provide a protective coating on their fleece for protection in harsh condition.

Prolan is excellent for corrosion prevention and lubrication and is available in several forms.

For online ordering see Lanotec

Loctite 771 Nickel Anti-seize

What is it?

Loctite® Nickel Anti-Seize is copper free. Recommended for stainless steel and other metal fittings. For preventing corrosion, seizing, and galling in harsh, chemical

environments, and temperatures to 2400°F (1315°C).

For online ordering see Loctite 771

Gleitmo 925 Lubricant Coating

What is it?

A Waterbased Molybdenum Disulphide Solid Film Lubricant. It is grey-black in colour.

What are it's benefits?

  • Forms a dry, firmly adhering lubricating film
  • Prevents seizure of materials with a tendency towards cold welding (e.g Stainless Steel)
  • Produces a low constant friction
  • Temperature range = -180/+250 degrees C

What is it available on?

Anything. We can have it applied to order to any Stainless Fastener on your request.  3-4 week lead time applies.

Gleitmo 615 Lubricant Coating

What is it?

A Waterbased Molybdenum Disulphide Solid Film Lubricant. It is colourless.

What are it's benefits?

  • Forms a dry and clear lubricating film
  • Prevents seizure of materials with a tendency towards cold welding (e.g Stainless Steel)
  • Produces a low constant friction
  • Temperature range = -40/+110 degrees C

What is it available on?

Metric 316 Stainless Steel Hex Nuts and Nyloc Nuts, sizes M8-M20 ex stock.

For the full range see Lubricated Nyloc Nuts and Lubricated Hex Nuts