CT-101 Dry Film Lubricant

Category: Dry Film Lubricant

CT-101 Dry Film Lubricant


CT-101 is a Dry Film Lubricant coating with lubricating solids. CT-101 provides solid lubrication of parts subject to torque or contact stresses. It is not affected by dust or dirt. This is to be used in combination with oil, grease or paste. It provides intermittent dry lubrication properties.

Federal Firearms Licensee (FFL)


  • Tin
  • Lead
  • Aluminum
  • Steel
  • Stainless Steel

Temp. Ratings

  • Process Temp: 400°(204°C)


  • Thickness (mil): 0.2 - 0.5


  • Gray
  • Black


CT-101 Dry Film Lubricant coating is applied as a spray process. Different surface preparatory methods appropriate for the substrates are used prior to the coating process. Coating thickness is varied to suit the application. Typical coating thickness varies from 0.2 - 0.5 mil up to three coats. Coating consists of phenolic resins with MoS2.


Not affected by dust or dirt, Low friction, Provides intermittent dry lubrication, Excellent load carrying capacity, Thin coating to accommodate assembly constraints. CT-101 meets Mil-L-8937D, MIL-DTL-46010E, Type 1, and AS-5272, Type 1.

  • Corrosion Protection
  • Increased Lubricity
  • Low Coefficient of Friction
  • Oil and Fuel Resistant


Recommended applications include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Bushings
  • Engine Bearings
  • Hinges
  • Springs
  • Slides
  • Spindles
  • Nuts and Bolts
  • Gears
  • Camshafts
  • Locks
  • Switches
  • Valve Springs
  • Oil Pumps


This coating is a popular solution for the following industries:

  • Aerospace
  • Automotive
  • Chemical
  • Diesel
  • Energy
  • General Manufacturing
  • Marine
  • Metal Forming
  • Military
  • Molds
  • Motorsports
  • Nuclear
  • Oil and Gas
  • Weaponry