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Advanced technology synthetic base stocks that deliver the blending flexibility you need to formulate innovative lubricants for today's demanding marketplace. Updated to include the SpectraSyn MaX PAO
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Organic esters are well-suited as a blend component for additive solvency, seal compatibility or biodegradability.
SpectraSyn Elite™ mPAO
High-viscosity metallocene polyalphaolefin base stock provides high performance at a wide temperature range and exceptional low-temperature properties.
SpectraSyn™ Hi Vis PAO
High viscosity base stock especially suited for industrial oils requiring high stability under harsh operating conditions.
SpectraSyn™ Low Vis PAO
Low viscosity base stock offering low-temperature fluidity, low volatility and improved thermal stability.
SpectraSyn™ MaX PAO
Next-generation low-viscosity, low-volatility base stock designed to provide fuel economy, energy efficiency and long drain intervals.
SpectraSyn Plus™ PAO
Advanced low-viscosity synthetic base stock for low volatility and low-temperature fluidity to produce advanced lubricants.
Alkylated naphthalene base stock often used as blend component for additive solvency, seal compatibility and hydrolytic stability.