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SAE AS87132

Lubricant, Cetyl Alcohol, 1-Hexadecanol, Application to Fasteners

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Organization: SAE
Publication Date: 1 September 2006
Status: active
Page Count: 11
scope:

This specification establishes the requirements for flake or granular cetyl alcohol, solvents for dissolving the cetyl alcohol, preparation and application requirements for use of cetyl alcohol as an installation lubricant on mechanical fasteners, such as pins, bolts, nuts, washers, threaded or nonthreaded fastening devices, and inspection criteria for coated parts.

Classification

The lubricant shall be classified in two types with grades as specified herein .Type I is the traditional classification. Type III shall be used when environmentally necessary.

Type I - Petroleum Base Solvent

a. Grade A: 30 to 90 grams of cetyl alcohol per liter (0.25 to 0.75 pound per gallon) of solvent.

b. Grade B: 120 to 150 grams of cetyl alcohol per liter (1.00 to 1.25 pounds per gallon) of solvent.

c. Grade C: 270 to 300 grams of cetyl alcohol per liter (2.25 to 2.60 pounds per gallon) of solvent.

Type II - Not Used. Type III - Water Base Solven

a. Grade A: 10 to 30 grams (0.08 to 0.25 pound per gallon) cetyl alcohol per liter of deionized water.

b. Grade B: 30 to 60 grams (0.25 to 0.50 pound per gallon) cetyl alcohol per liter of deionized water.

c. Grade C: 60 to 100 grams (0.50 to 0.83 pound per gallon) cetyl alcohol per liter of deionized water.

intended Use:

Cetyl alcohol, also called hexadecanol, is a white, crystalline, odorless, and noncorrosive and is compatible with fats, fatty acids, waxes, and petroleum oils. It is soluble in light petroleum... View More

Document History

SAE AS87132
September 1, 2006
Lubricant, Cetyl Alcohol, 1-Hexadecanol, Application to Fasteners
This specification establishes the requirements for flake or granular cetyl alcohol, solvents for dissolving the cetyl alcohol, preparation and application requirements for use of cetyl alcohol as an...
September 1, 2006
Lubricant, Cetyl Alcohol, 1-Hexadecanol, Application to Fasteners
This specification establishes the requirements for flake or granular cetyl alcohol, solvents for dissolving the cetyl alcohol, preparation and application requirements for use of cetyl alcohol as an...
September 1, 2006
Lubricant, Cetyl Alcohol, 1-Hexadecanol, Application to Fasteners
This specification establishes the requirements for flake or granular cetyl alcohol, solvents for dissolving the cetyl alcohol, preparation and application requirements for use of cetyl alcohol as an...

References

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