I had to check a few pages as well. I wonder who the marketing geniuses were who decided to put "Moly" in the name of a silicone lubricant? Normally that is used to designate a lubricant with molybdenum in it. A valuable additive for high pressure or high shear lubricants, but not for use in espresso machine groups.
What's next? "Carborundum Brand Grit-Glide" personal lubricant?
Originally, in the US Market for many years the product was called Dow 111 and packaged / marketed under that name - and packaged / marketed under Molycote 111 for the European and other markets.
In the last couple of years, they started selling the product under the name MolyKote111 to the US market also, and dropped the Dow 111 branding on the label. Rest assured they are the SAME exact product. I just bought a tube exactly as pictured on Amazon two months ago, and rebuilt two Creminas with it. I used Dow 111 for years in other applications, and talked to a Dow rep a year ago to verify the facts.
What is amusing - Dow Corning decided to eliminate any "confusion" by selling it under one name moving forward, and in the process kind of created some confusion! LOL (as your post alludes to).
Years ago, you could get it under the name Dow 111 here in the US as some may recall. Your are good to go with MolyKote 111 - it is Dow 111 and what you are searching for.
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