How synthetics increase efficiency

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With the capability to increase industrial equipment’s productivity, synthetic lubricants are growing in popularity. This article gives useful insights into how synthetics differ from conventional lubricating oils, why that matters, why their use is increasing and why you might pay more for them. Understand that these differences start at the molecular level – beginning with the base oil manufacturing process – and how switching to synthetic lubricants can impact:

  • Energy savings
  • Efficiency in gear reducers
  • Oil life
  • Equipment life

02-18-2016

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