Chemola™ Desco 1055

Premium Synthetic Valve Lubricant

Chemola™ Desco 1055 is a state-of-the-art synthetic lubricant that is exceedingly resistant to hydrocarbons, water and hydrochloric acid. Chemola™ Desco 1055 is formulated with solid lubricants to provide lubrication to 600˚F.

Recommended Uses

Frac applications, condensate, aliphatic hydrocarbons, butane, diesel fuel, hot asphalt, hot gases, hot oil, LPG, natural gas, sour gas and oil. Used worldwide for hydrogen sulfide and carbon dioxide applications.

Typical Characteristics

AppearanceSilver-black, smooth, tacky
Penetration (ASTM D217)280-310
Worked Penetration, 60x (ASTM D217)280-310
Base OilSynthetic ester blend
Base Oil Viscosity10,000 cSt at 40°C
Base Oil Pour Point-15°F (-9 °C)
AdditivesAntioxidant package
Solids ContentMolydisulfide, natural minerals
Dropping Point (ASTM D566)>500°F (260°C)
Flash Point>450°F (232°C)
Temperature Range0°F to 600°F (-18°C to 316°C)
Storage Stability (50°C, 120 days)Pass
Resistance to Water (FTM 5415)Pass
Resistance to 50% Ethanol in Water (FTM 5415)Pass
Resistance to Synthetic Condensate (FTM 5415 mod)Pass
Resistance to Mineral Spirits (FTM 5415 mod)Pass
Resistance to 20% Hexane in Mineral Spirits (FTM 5415 mod)Pass
Resistance to Diesel Fuel (FTM 5415 mod)Pass
Resistance to HCI(aq)Pass
Resistance to Brine, 135°F (53°C) (ASTM D1748 mod) Pass

Packaging Information

Item NumberUnit SizeQuantity
0887010QB 10 lb can
0887016JBX "J" stick 1-3/8"x 8-1/2"16 per box
0887020WMS20 lb pail
0887040WMS 40 lb pail
0887120KG120 lb keg
088712KBX"K" stick 1-1/2"x10-1/2"12 per box
0887400DL400 lb drum with liner