Polywater® LZ Lubricant
High-performing friction reducing and combustion resistant lubricant that works with all cable jacket materials.
In addition to inherently low coefficient of friction, Polywater® LZ is the only pulling lubricant developed, tested, and specified for installations of LSZH/LSHF cable in conduits—where fire propagation is a concern. Designed to meet the requirements of critical power infrastructure and public transportation like mass transit systems and airports.
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Suitable on all cable jackets and specifically designed for lubricating LSZH/LSHF, CPE, CSPE, fire-rated, and plenum cable jackets
LOW FRICTION COEFFICIENT
Low tensions reduce risk of cable damage to ensure long-term integrity of cable networks
Meets performance requirements for power and industrial plants, mass-transit systems, high-occupancy buildings, airports and data centers
Contains no grease or waxes and will not cement cables in conduit
HIGH CLING FACTOR
Stays on cable jacket during application
Lubrication that won’t ignite or spread fire, even when dried out
- Passes IEEE 1210 physical and electrical testing. Does not stress crack polyethylene. Meets Telcordia GR-356-CORE generic requirements for Optical Cable Innerduct, Associated Conduit, and Accessories.
- UL Listed. UL Listed to Canadian safety standards.
- Polywater LZ is also available in a winter grade formula that can be applied in temperatures as cold as -30°C (-20°F).
- Dried residue will not support combustion and spread flame.
- Continues lubricating after drying.
- Available in Front End Pack System. Can be pumped or hand applied.
|Winter Grade Catalog #
1-quart / 0.95-liter squeeze bottle
½-gallon / 1.9-liter bag in carton
½-gallon / 1.9-liter bag in 5-gal pail
1-gallon / 3.8-liter pail
5-gallon / 18.9-liter pail
55-gallon / 208-liter drum
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