Electrical Contact Cleaner

3M™ Novec™ Contact Cleaner/Lubricant, 12-oz Can, 6/Case


3M™ Novec™ Contact Cleaner/Lubricant penetrates and flushes away light oils and greases from electrical and electronic equipment. After cleaning, this electrical contact lubricant leaves a thin protective silicone coating. Meets MIL-PRF 29608A Class L specs.

Non-flammable, non-conductive aerosol cleaner and lubricant designed for critical electrical cleaning challenges. Designed to help make the workplace safer; comply with green initiatives; and cut electrical cleaning challenges down to size. Quickly penetrates and flushes away light oils and greases from sensitive electrical and electronic equipment including: avionics, electro-mechanical devices, electrical contacts, connectors and switches. Effectively removes fluorinated oils and greases. It also leaves a thin protective silicone coating help prevent excessive wear and abrasion. Supports U.S. DOD initiatives to procure environmentally preferable products. Meets MIL-PRF 29608A Class L specifications for electrical contact cleaning and lubricating compounds.

  • Cleans and lubricates
  • Non-flammable
  • Excellent plastics compatibility
  • Non-conductive, non-corrosive
  • Meets MIL PRF 29608A Class L
  • Low toxicity
  • Low Global Warming Potential
  • Contains No HCFCs, HFCs, nPB or HAPs
Application Category
Maintenance and Repair Cleaning Aerosols
Leaves Thin Protective Silicone Coating, Removes Dust/Particulates, Removes Light Oils/Greases
Cleaner Type
Contact Cleaner/Lubricant
Cleaning Performance – Fluorinated Oils
Cleaning Performance – Heavy Oils and Greases
Not Recommended
Cleaning Performance – Hydraulic fluid
Not Applicable
Cleaning Performance – Lead-free flux
Not Recommended
Cleaning Performance – Light Oils
Very Good
Cleaning Performance – No-Clean Flux
Not Recommended
Cleaning Performance – Particulate
Cleaning Performance – Rosin-based Flux
Not Recommended
Cleaning Strength
Medium Duty
California VOC (Electrical Cleaner), MIL-PRF 29608A (Class L), OTC VOC (Electrical Cleaner), RoHS/WEEE
Container Size
Height (Metric)
20.003 cm
Length (Metric)
6.665 cm
Lubricant Type
NSF Registration
Not yet registered
Plastic Compatibility
Product Form
Product Type
Contact Cleaner & Lubricant
RoHS 2011/65/EU Compliant
Width (Metric)
6.665 cm