ThredOn® Texas Special

Lead-Free Thread Compound for Tubing and Casing

ThredOn® Texas Special is a lead free alternative to API Modified compound. Texas Special is formulated with an exclusive solids additive package to insure a positive seal and ease of break-out. Texas Special Thread Compound will prevent galling or damage to threads and is easy to apply to dry or wet threads.

*Contains no lead.

Recommended Uses

Texas Special adheres to the performance requirements of API 5A3 for use as a thread sealant and lubricant on line pipe including tubing and casing.

Typical Characteristics

AppearanceDark copper, smooth
Penetration (ASTM D217) 300-330
Worked Penetration, 60x (ASTM D217) 300-330
Base Grease Lithium complex
Base OilMineral Oil
Base Oil Viscosity 140 cSt at 40°C
Base Oil Viscosity 10 cSt at 100°C
Base Oil Pour Point -10°F (-23°C)
Solids Content Copper, zinc
Specific Gravity 1.5
Density (lb/gal) 12.9
Dropping Point (ASTM D566) 500°F (260°C)
Flash Point 430°F (221°C)
Temperature Range 0°F to 500°F (-18°C to 260°C)
Friction Factor (API 7A1) 1.0
Brushable To 0°F (-18°C)
Sulfur Content <0.3%

Packaging Information

Item NumberUnit SizeQuantity
0358035WMS35 lb metal pail
0358050BP 50 lb pail