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Vial-Forming Oil: RPL-45 Series

Series Range:

RPL 45-6
RPL 45-7
RPL 45-10

The RPL-45 series is a 100% synthetic water-white, non-toxic, premium food-grade oil with high quality additive treatments that provide a stable viscosity over the extreme temperature ranges associated with glass manufacturing and pharmaceutical vial-forming. It provides excellent protection against rust and corrosion. It will not carbonize or harden.

The RPL-45-6 oil is clear, pure, clean and manufactured in conformance with NSF International guidelines and are fully compliant with Canadian Food Inspection Agency requirements under Section 21 CFR 172.878.

Typical applications include glass and vial manufacturing in pharmaceutical, food and beverage industries, as well as other extreme temperature applications where superior purity and cleanliness is required.

Features and Benefits:

Clear, pure and clean lubricating oil
Food grade approved
Complies with NSF regulation 21 CFR 172.878
High viscosity index for extreme temperature ranges
Excellent rust and corrosion protection
Excellent resistance to oxidation

Typical Operating Properties:

ISO Grade 32 68 460 --
Colour Clear Clear Clear --
33.7 cSt 66.5 cSt 448.6 cSt ASTM D445
6.0 cSt 7.9 cSt 29.1 cSt ASTM D445
Viscosity Index 140 143 145 ASTM D2270
Flash Point 243C / 470F 268C / 515F 280C / 536F ASTM D92
Fire Point 273C / 525F 315C / 600F 315C / 600F ASTM D92
Pour Point -55C / -68F -52C / -61F -47C / -52F ASTM D97
Rust Test Pass Pass Pass ASTM D665
Specific Gravity
0.827 0.827 0.827 ASTM D1298
Evaporation Loss
6.5 hours@400F
(weight %)
(weight %)
(weight %)
Colour, Saybolt +30 (Min.) +30 (Min.) +30 (Min.) --
Auto-Ignition Point 371C / 700F 361C / 681F 358C / 677F --
Total Acid Number 0.02 (Max.) 0.02 (Max.) 0.02 (Max.) --

* Please note: The information, data and tables contained in this website have been carefully edited at the time of publication. However, no responsibility for possible errors or omissions can be assumed. We recommend contacting our Application Support Staff to discuss your specific requirements. We are constantly updating our products therefore technical data and specifications may change at any time without notice. 03/2010

Method of Application:

Follow regular maintenance instructions as provided with original equipment. No special handling precautions are required.  It is recommended to thoroughly drain and clean systems prior to switching to the RPL 45 Series.

Available Container Sizes:

Size Metric US Imperial
Gallon 3.79 L / 3.4 kg 1gal / 7.5 lbs
Pail 18.93 L / 16 kg 5 gal / 35 lbs
Keg 56.78 L / 54 kg 15 gal / 120 lbs
Drum 208.20 L / 181 kg 55 gal / 400 lbs
* NB: Sizes and weights are approximate.



Did you know?

"Stick-slip" and chatter is a major cause of scrap and product rejection in milling and machining processes. 


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RPL-45 Series




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