GALCAR ALL YEAR was specifically designed for railway car journal lubrication. It is formulated with high quality basestocks and a high performance additive package that is designed to meet the performance requirement specifications of major Canadian railways.
Features and Potential Benefits
|Features||Advantages and Potential Benefits|
|High load carrying capability (13.6 kg min. load by ASTM D2782 @ 400 rpm)||Effective wear control, reduced maintenance costs, longer service life|
|Control of rust or corrosive staining and pitting||Reduce metal degradation and improve component life|
|Rapid water separation and resistance to emulsification||Prevent emulsification and provide rapid water separation, eliminate water’s interference with "wicking properties" and resulting pad freezing|
|Low-temperature fluidity||Prevent lubricant freezing, resulting in damage to journal. Reduced repairs and parts costs|
|GALCAR ALL YEAR|
|Density @ 15°C kg/m³||872|
|cSt @ 40°C||40|
|cSt @ 100°C||6.3|
|Pour Point °C||-39|
|Flash Point °C||225|
The values shown above are representative of current production. Some are controlled by manufacturing and performance specifications while others are not. All may vary within modest ranges.
Health and Safety
The products described on this data sheet are manufactured from high quality petroleum base stocks, carefully blended with selected additives. As with all petroleum products, good personal hygiene and careful handling should always be practiced. Avoid prolonged contact to skin, splashing into the eyes, ingestion or vapour inhalation. Please refer to the Material Safety Data Sheet for further information.
Note: The products described on this data sheet are NOT controlled under Canadian WHMIS legislation.