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ADDINOL cooler protection – premixed and approved

Besides reliable lubrication, heat exchange is decisive for safe operation of a gas engine. Only the use of a high-quality cooler protection agent guarantees the optimum heat exchange.

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Cleaning and protection of entire systems

In the context of general maintenance and repair or chains, slide elements and roller systems, for fault-free operation we recommend regular system cleaning with the ADDINOL System Cleaner HT.

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The abbreviation TBN stands for the Total Base Number. The TBN indicates the amount of alkaline additives present in the oil. In this context experts also speak of the alkaline reserve of engine oil. It is described how much acid can be neutralized.

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Fully synthetic oil

Fully synthetic oils are artificially created lubricating oils which have improved oil properties compared to mineral oils. The fully synthetic oils are produced by chemical processes such as synthesis technologies or polymerisation.

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Semi-synthetic oil

Semi-synthetic oil is a mixture of synthetic oils and mineral oils. The proportion of synthetic oils from Group IV base oils and Group V base oils must be at least 10%.

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Dr. Robert von der Aa

Head of Application Technology