Food Safe Drink Equipment Guide 

APPLICATIONS FOR THAMES LUBRICANTS IN THE FOOD DRINK INDUSTRIES

The lubricant recommendations listed below provide details of the most cost effective products

Soft drinks

 

Conveyors (dry area)                                      Bearings                                    Quartz Life 2

Decrater (Certus)                                            Bearings                                    Quartz Life 2

Bottle lifting unit                                           Motor bearings                            Quartz Life 2

                                                                        Arm linkage bearings                 Quartz Plus 2

Crate washer (Technopak)                             Shaft bearings                          Ocean 2

                                                                        Pusher arm bearings                 Ocean 2

                                                                        Motor bearings                            Quartz Life 2

Decapper (Alcoa)                                           Bearings/Cams/Rollers             Quartz Life 2

Conveyors (wet area)                                     Bearings                                     Ocean 2

Bottle washer (Simonazzi/Ortmann/Herbst) Bearings                                  Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Motor bearings                            Quartz Life 2

Bottle rinse Machine (Procomac)                  Drive shaft & coupling              Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Centre column bearings             Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Infeed worm bearing                  Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Star wheel bearing                      Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Height adjustment mechanism  Quartz Plus 2

Pasteuriser (Barry Wehmiller)                      Grease points                              Quartz Plus 2

Fillers (Orthan of Herbst/Simonazzi/Albro) Bearings                                     Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Jacks                                             Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Piston slides                                 Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Capping turret slides                   Quartz Plus 2

Filler/Capper (Ortman)                                  Main drive motor bearings       Quartz Life 2

                                                                        Open spur gearing                      Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Grease points red/yellow/blue  Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Capping head motor bearing      Quartz Life 2

                                                                        Spindle rollers                             Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Spindle bearings                           Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Spindle guides                               Quartz Plus 2

Fillers (Erben 80 head filler/Leitz Venta/Stamatic  Main bearings                Quartz Life 2

                                                                                    Other bearings                   Quartz Plus 2

                                                          

Juice filler (Simonazzi)                                 Bearings                                   Quartz Plus 2

Carbonated filler (Krones)                             Bearings                                  Quartz Plus 2

Capper (Alcoa 14 head)                                 Bearings/Cams/Rollers          Quartz Plus 2

Labeller (Krone)                                             Nipple reservoir                      Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Drive gear                                Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Infeed scroll bearings             Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Scroll bearings                                   Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Motor bearings                         Quartz Life 2

Labelling Station                                            Sponge pad bearing                Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Labelling shaft bearing           Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Gripper cycle bearings                       Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Glue roller bearing                 Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Gripper pad bearing               Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Cam tracks                              Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        General greasing                    Quartz Plus 2

 

Packing & Wrapping machine (Kart Kister) Grease lubricator                    Quartz Plus 00

                                                                        Motor bearings                        Quartz Life 2

Shrink Wrap (Kisters/Fis)                              Bearings                                  Quartz Life 2

Shrink wrap (Inpac)                                        Bearings                                  Quartz Synthetic high temp 2

Shrink wrap (Lerner)                                      Bearings                                  Quartz Plus 2

Shrink Tunnel                                                 Bearings                                  Quartz Synthetic high temp 2

                                                                        Conveyor chains                      Quartz Multi-spray

Stretch Wrapper (3M)                                                Rotation Drive                                    Quartz Life 2

                                                                        Motor bearings                       Quartz Life 2

                                                                        Lifting drive motor bearings  Quartz Life 2

                                                                        Top sprocket bearing              Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Film roller shaft bearing        Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Open gears on knife               Quartz Plus 2

 

 

                                                                      

 

Carton Erector (Kettner)                                Bearings                                  Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Slides                                        Quartz Plus 2

Intermix plant pump (Bran & Lubb)             Motor bearings                       Quartz Life 2

Vacuum Pump                                                            Motor bearings           Quartz Life 2

                                                                        Pump shaft bearings               Quartz Plus 2

Palletiser (Certus/OCME/Schaefer)              Infeed roller                            Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Vertical rollers                          Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Gripper wheel bearings          Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Cross travel wheel bearings   Quartz Plus 2 

                                                                        Motor bearings                         Quartz Life 2

 

 

Palletiser (Kettner/Pal)                                  Bearings                                  Quartz Plus 2

Pallet stacker                                                  Drive gears                             Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Rack & Pinion                             Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Motor bearings                        Quartz Life  2

De-palletiser (Metamatic)                             Tension sprockets                   Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Hoist chain sprocket               Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Motor bearings                         Quartz Life 2

De-palletiser (Simonazzi)                              Bearings                                  Quartz Life 2

                                                                        Slides                                      Phalanx EP2M

De-palletiser (Schaberger)                             Bearings                                  Quartz Plus 2

Bottle discharge pusher                                  Chain sprocket bearing          Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Chains                                     Quartz Multi-spray

                                                                        Guide rails                              Quartz Plus 2

 

 

 

 

Breweries                                                                                                             

 

Malt Production                                             Conveyor bearings                 Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Kiln bearings & slides                       Quartz high temp 2

                                                                        Flap lubrication                      Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Motor bearings                       Quartz Life 2

Bottling plant                                                 Bottle cleaning                       Ocean 2

                                                                        Conveyor bearings                 Ocean 2

                                                                        Capper                                    Quartz Plus 2

Bottle washer                                                  Bearings & Bushes                 Ocean 2

                                                                        Universal joints                      Ocean 2

                                                                        Grease Dashpots                     Quartz Life 2

Twist rinser                                                    Bearings & Bushes                 Ocean 2

                                                                        Motor bearings                       Quartz Life 2

Optiscan                                                          Bearings                                  Quartz Life 2

Bottle filler                                                     Bearings                                  Ocean 2

                                                                        Bowl centre shaft                   Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Height adjustment                  Quartz Life 2

                                                                        Crowing assembly                  Quartz Plus 2

 

                                                                                               

 

Can Fillers (Simonazzi)                                 Bearings                                  Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Jacks                                       Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Piston slides                           Quartz Plus 2

Labeller                                                          Bearings                                  Ocean 2

                                                                        Turrets & slides                      Ocean 2

                                                                        Cardan drive shafts                Quartz Life 2

                                                                        Gearing Assemblies               Quartz Life 2

Tray Erector                                                   Bearings & Bushes                 Quartz Life 2

                                                                        Slides & Shafts                       Quartz Life 2

                                                                        Rollers                                                Quartz Life 2

Tray Loader                                                    Bearings & Bushes                 Quartz Life 2

                                                                        Ram Pivots                             Quartz Life 2

                                                                        Rollers                                                Quartz Life 2

Shrink Wrap                                                   Bearings                                  Quartz Life 2

                                                                        Rollers & Ram Pivots                        Quartz Life 2

                                                                        Tunnel fans                             Quartz Synthetic high temp 2

                                                                        Sealing Jaw Lift Assembly    Quartz Life 2

Case Washer                                                   Bearings                                  Ocean 2

                                                                        Rollers & Tippers                   Ocean 2

Case Packer                                                    Bearings                                  Quartz Life 2

                                                                        Motor Bearings                      Quartz Life 2

                                                                        Slides & Shafts                       Quartz Life 2

                                                                        Rollers & Tracks                    Quartz Life 2

                                                                        Gear Wheels & Pinionss        Quartz Life 2

Basket Erector                                                            Bearings                                  Quartz Life 2

                                                                        Drive Gears & Pinions           Quartz Life 2

Drop Loader                                                   Bearings                                  Quartz Life 2

Uncaser                                                           Bearings & Bushes                 Quartz Life 2

                                                                        Motor Bearings                      Quartz Life 2

Drive & Conveyor Chains                              Various                                   Quartz Multi-spray

 

Warehouse

 

Conveyors                                                       Bearings                                  Quartz Life 2

Fork Lift Trucks                                             Wheel Bearings                      Quartz Life 2

                                                                        Masts                                      Quartz Assembly Grease 2

                                                                        Chains                                     Quartz Multi-spray

 

 

Distilleries

 

Mash House

Malt Bin Conveyor (Redler)                          Bearings                                  Quartz Plus 2

Old Malt Bins                                                 Hanger Bearings                     Quartz Plus 2

Malt Mill (Porteus)                                        Bearings                                  Quartz Plus 2

Grist Elevator (Redler)                                  Bearings                                  Quartz Plus 2

Masher                                                                        Bearings                                  Quartz Plus 2

Stirrer (Mashdon)                                           Bearings                                  Quartz Plus 2

Stirrer Drive                                                   Bearings                                  Quartz Plus 2

Draft Screw                                                    Bearings                                  Quartz Plus 2

 

 

 

Tun Room

Boiler                                                              Shaft Bearings                                    Quartz Synthetic high temp 2

Yeast Equipment                                            Bearings                                  Quartz Plus 2

 

Bottle Filling

Bottle Srambler                                              Bearings                                  Quartz Plus 2

Cleaners (Turner)                                           Bearings                                  Quartz Plus 2

Filling Machines (Stork)                                Bearings                                  Quartz Plus 2

Filler (Zalkin Albro/Horix)                            Bearings                                  Quartz Plus 2

Capping Machine (Zalkin/Capham)              Bearings                                  Quartz Plus 2

Labelling Machines                                        Bearings                                  Quartz Plus 2

            (Krones/Phin/Peter/Bertolago/Mayer)

Packaging Machines (Stork)                          Bearings                                  Quartz Plus 2

Palletiser (Stork/Alvey)                                 Bearings                                  Quartz Plus 2

Cartoniser (Jone)                                            Drive Chains                           Quartz Multi-spray

 

Milk and Dairy Produce

Butter Churn                                                   Bearings                                  Quartz Plus 2

Butter Blenders                                              Bearings                                  Quartz Plus 2

Bulk Feeders                                                   Bearings                                  Quartz Plus 2

Butter and Cheese Wrappers                          Bearings                                  Quartz Plus 2

 

Tea and Coffee Production

Packing Machine (Ima)                                  Sealing Roller                         Quartz High temp 2

                                                                        Bearings & Grease Point        Quartz Plus 2

Overwrapper (BFB)                                        Grease Points                          Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Bevel Gear                              Quartz Plus 2

Conveyors                                                       Bearings                                  Quartz Plus 2

Case Packer (M.A.B.)                                    Bearings                                  Quartz Plus 2

Hoist                                                               Bearings                                  Quartz Life 2

Overhead Conveyor                                        Main Shaft Bearing                Quartz Life 2

Tray Maker                                                     Bearings                                  Quartz Plus 2

Packing & Wrapping Machines                     Bearings                                  Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Sealing Bar Grease Point       Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Pivot Points                            Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Ram Grease Points                 Quartz Plus 2

De-Palletiser                                                   Bearings                                  Quartz Life 2

Labelling Machine                                         Bearings                                  Quartz Plus 2

Shrink Wrapper                                              Grease Nipples                       Quartz Plus 2

                                                                        Conveyor Chains                    Quartz Multi-spray

 

The foregoing information is given in good faith but without warranty.

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