Grease handles extreme pressures
Paragon 3000 grease passes a full 100-lb Timken Load Test, is extremely stable, and changes little in the 100,000 double stroke test, from a penetration of 280-274 in its consistency.
Paragon 3000 grease passes a full 100-lb Timken Load Test, is extremely stable, and changes little in the 100,000 double stroke test, from a penetration of 280-274 in its consistency. The compound displaces water on metal surfaces and retains extreme pressure protection in the presence of 20% water. This grease does not melt below 630 F, but may require more frequent application above 450 F.
Texas Refinery Corp.
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Annual Salary Survey
Before the calendar turned, 2016 already had the makings of a pivotal year for manufacturing, and for the world.
There were the big events for the year, including the United States as Partner Country at Hannover Messe in April and the 2016 International Manufacturing Technology Show in Chicago in September. There's also the matter of the U.S. presidential elections in November, which promise to shape policy in manufacturing for years to come.
But the year started with global economic turmoil, as a slowdown in Chinese manufacturing triggered a worldwide stock hiccup that sent values plummeting. The continued plunge in world oil prices has resulted in a slowdown in exploration and, by extension, the manufacture of exploration equipment.
Read more: 2015 Salary Survey