High-Performance Materials for Extreme Applications

Metcar’s engineered carbon graphite materials have solved challenging mechanical and industrial lubrication problems since 1945.

Consistently outperforming conventional oil & grease, our proprietary process enables us to develop unique carbon graphite products that no one else in the industry can replicate.

Metcar’s custom-impregnated and pre-engineered carbon graphite material grades for bearings, bushings, seal rings, air bleed valves, vanes, and more perform at the highest level in the most demanding applications on Earth—and in space.

Recent News

Carbon/Graphite for Dry Running Mechanical Seal Faces

Metcar is featured in Pumps & Systems April 2020: Tips for selecting seal face materials in harsh conditions. (See pages 72-73)


Metcar’s Superior Solutions for Severe Service Lubrication

Manufacturing Technology Insights features Metcar’s carbon graphite material solutions in the March 2020 issue as one of the Top 10 Advanced Materials Solution Providers in APAC. (See pages 22-23)


What Is graphitization? A Carbon/Graphite Engineer Explains

As mechanical seals and bushings need to be replaced or are required to withstand higher temperatures and pressures, more engineers are opting to use carbon materials for their mechanical components.

How to Choose Long-Lasting Wear Rings for Centrifugal Pumps

Wear rings are used to help increase pump efficiency and reduce metal to metal contact.