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High-performance speciality lubricant for precision gears in industrial robots

May 30. 2016

High-performance speciality lubricant for precision gears in industrial robots

Reliable protection of heavily loaded components

Top performance lubrication of all gear components is ensured by the synthetic high-performance oil Klübersynth GH 6-150 made by Klüber Lubrication. This high-performance oil has been tried and tested in many applications; now it was also tested for use in modern gearboxes in automation applications, where requirements are becoming ever more taxing as power density increases. It offers reliable protection for gears and rolling bearings even under extremely high peak loads, vibrations and oscillations. Klübersynth GH 6-150 has now been approved by a leading European manufacturer of precision gearboxes as the product met the required endurance tests with facility.

 

"Why we considered Klübersynth GH 6-150 for this application in the first place was the fact that the oils based on polyalphaolefin, which are more commonly used, frequently led to leakages," explains Michael Griesinger, Manager Application Engineering at Klüber Lubrication. "This is why we explicitly opted for a synthetic high-performance gear oil based on polyglycol - it helps prevent leakages."

 

Because of its high-quality raw materials and advanced additive technologies, Klübersynth GH 6-150 offers not only excellent wear protection, but also a high resistance to fatigue and scuffing. With its excellent ageing and oxidation stability, Klübersynth GH 6-150 attains a much longer service life than products based on mineral oil. These characteristics contribute to longer service intervals and lower maintenance costs.

 

About Klüber Lubrication

Klüber Lubrication is one of the world's leading manufacturers of speciality lubricants, offering high-end tribological solutions to virtually all industries and markets worldwide. Most products are developed and made to specific customer requirements. During its more than 80 years of existence, Klüber Lubrication has provided high-quality lubricants, thorough consultation and extensive services, which has earned it an excellent reputation in the market. The company holds all common industrial certifications and operates a testing section hardly rivalled in the lubricants industry.

Klüber Lubrication, set up as a retail company for mineral oil products in Munich in 1929, is today part of Freudenberg Chemical Specialities SE & Co. KG, a Business Group of the Freudenberg Group, Weinheim. Klüber Lubrication has about 2.000 employees in more than 30 countries.

 

About Freudenberg Chemical Specialities

Freudenberg Chemical Specialities Munich, was founded in 2004 as a new Business Group within the Freudenberg Group, Weinheim, Germany, a family-owned, diversified technology company with a history of more than 160 years. Freudenberg Chemical Specialities has a lean, market-oriented organisation with Management Board and Corporate Functions. Its objective is to promote innovation potentials in its field of activities and to expand world-wide market leadership in special lubricants and release agents. The Business Group includes five largely independent divisions which are active in more than 50 countries: Klüber Lubrication, Chem-Trend, SurTec, Capol and OKS.

 

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