Auto Vision Conference

2019-07-11T16:18:20-05:00July 1st, 2017|Categories: Conferences|

For the second year Sandstrom attended the AutoVision Conference in July. This is an industry event put on by the Kentucky Automotive Industry Association. The conference is a great opportunity to keep up to date with the direction of the auto business in the United States. Multiple networking opportunities exist as well as briefings on trends [...]

MRO Americas Exhibition & Conference 2017!

2019-07-11T16:18:20-05:00April 26th, 2017|Categories: Conferences|

The MRO Americas Exhibition & Conference is fast approaching, and this year our VP of Operations, Mark Lousberg, is headed to Orlando, FL to attend. Make sure to stop by Booth #5526 to learn more about our superior corrosion protection coatings and DFLs! Need help with research, development or testing? Let the expert Sandstrom team help! [...]

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28A – Dry Film Lubricant

Sandstrom 28A is used more than any other Sandstrom product by the U.S. Department of Defense due to the excellent corrosion resistance and load carrying capacity it offers and for its convenient and practical in-field application use. 28A is listed on the United States’ Department of Defense QPL for MIL-L-23398 Types I & II, NATO Code S-749 and QPL for MIL-PRF-46147 Type I Color 1 Forms 1 & 2. Sandstrom 28A SFL is a lacquer-like coating containing molybdenum disulfide and corrosion inhibiting pigments. This air drying material prevents corrosion, galling, seizing and fretting. It is a low-friction coating that exhibits long wear life when operated at -320°F to +300°F under loads exceeding 100,000 psi. Sandstrom 28A should be applied where baking with the longer wearing, heat cured #099, Sandstrom 9A or LC-300 is not desirable or practical.  Once 28A has been applied to a properly prepared surface and allowed to cure, it is virtually unaffected by atmospheric and fretting corrosion, acids, oils and degreasers. Sandstrom 28A can be applied to all metallic and non-metallic surfaces by spray application. Offered in bulk dispersion, aerosol cans or marker pens (now includes a brush tip), Sandstrom 28A is toxic heavy metals and HAP-solvent free. *See Technical Data Sheet for more details.