Ideal Industries Velocity™ Cable Pulling Lubricant

A Non-Toxic, Water Soluble, Environmentally Safe Lubricant For Pulling Wires


What's special about this wire pulling lube?

  • Works well in rough, old or dirty conduits to safely loosen and pull cables from their resting place.
  • Velocity™ gives you the capability to pull up to a 4" diameter cable up to 1,200 feet, even around bends.
  • Non-flammable, and does not have a flashpoint even when complete dried, to ensure safety around electricity.
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  • UL

With no wax, grease or silicone content, Velocity™ Cable Pulling Lubricant by Ideal Industries is safe to use in all sorts of environments, indoors or out. This non-toxic, non-flammable, non-corrosive and non-combustible blend allows you to pull a 4" diameter cable up to 1,200 feet with ease.

Part # Description Size Price
ID-31-276 Velocity™ Cable Pulling Lubricant 1 Quart
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  • Non-toxic and safe for the environment; will not corrode cables or wires.
  • Thick, cream-colored gel material will adheres well to cables for easy pulling.
  • Maximum friction reduction, to help pull even the most stubborn cables free.
  • No adverse effects on the physical or electrical properties of cable jackets.
  • UL listed

    Lubricity PVC or LDPE-jacketed cable on PVC conduit at 200 lbs/ft (2.91 kN/m) normal pressure; coefficient of dynamic friction < .15 PVC or LDPE-jacketed cable on HDPE innerduct at 200 lbs/ft (2.9 kN/m) normal pressure; coefficient of dynamic friction < .15
    Percent non-volatile solids 3.5 to 5.5%
    Appearance Thick, cream-colored gel material
    Wax, grease, & silicone content None
    Temperature use range 25° F to 140° F (-3.8° C to 60° C)
    pH 6.5 to 8.0
    Cable Compatibility No deleterious effects on physical or electrical properties of cable jackets
    Polyethylene stress cracking No stress cracking on LDPE cable jacket when tested by ASTM D1693
    Cling factor Twelve inches (30 cm) of a one-inch (2.5 cm) diameter cable will hold at least 75 grams of lubricant for one minute when held vertically (at 70° F/20° C)
    Temperature stability No more than 20% change in Brookfield viscosity from 40° F to 100° F (5° C to 40° C). No phase-out after 5 freeze/thaw cycles or 24-hour exposure at 120° F (50° C)
    Toxicity Non-toxic and non-sensitizing; Industrial use only
    Cleanup Complete cleanup possible with water
    Flammability Lubricant has no flash point, and dried residue is non-flammable


  • Ideal Velocity™ Cable Lubricant MSDS (PDF) PDF



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