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D-5480NS Aerosol Spray Can With Black Lid and an Airplane Logo


The Zip-Chem® D-5480NS Graphite Dry Lubricant is a colloidal graphite dispersion in a thermoplastic resin. The aerosol application of the Zip-Chem® D-5480NS Graphite produces an extremely tenacious dry film of fine particle size graphite on the surface to be lubricated. Bulk product is available as ZC-480.


Application of Product

D-5480NS can be used in conjunction with the Formit® extensions to provide targeted spray to areas that may be difficult to reach but need to be coated. Please refer to our Formit® technical data sheet for more information.

D-5480NS can be applied on:

  • Air Conditioning and Heating Duct Controls
  • Bearings
  • Chains
  • Conveyer Components
  • Dyes
  • Flatleaf Springs
  • Gaskets
  • Gears
  • Hoists
  • Internal Combustion Engines
  • Locks
  • Non-Conductor Plating
  • O-Rings
  • Pistons
  • Plating Printing Circuits
  • Tools



D-5480NS dries rapidly at room temperature. D-5480NS does not contain grease, wax, or silicone. D-5480NS forms a stable film that can withstand continuous temperatures of 400°F (204°C) to 850°F (454°C) for limited time periods. D-5480NS has strong properties for plating non-conductors.



D-5480NS conforms to the following specifications:


Physical Properties

  • Color: Black
  • Density: 7.5 lbs / gal
  • Friction Coefficient: 0.19 (static)
  • Service Temperature: 400°F (204°C)
  • Intermittent Temperature: 850°F (454°C)



Aerosol (002062)

Gallons (100437)

5 Gallon Pail (100438)

Special Packaging Upon Request

Download technical data sheet of D-5480NS

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Contact Zip-Chem® to request D-5480 packaging and the D-5480NS SDS.

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