Recent Topics
List of VOA's from Russian Oil Club
by spiderbypass
34 minutes 1 second ago
Quicksilver Prem Plus
by jmw116
37 minutes 24 seconds ago
Creating white letter tires
by turtlevette
Today at 12:22 AM
Hypothetical Question On Incorrect Filters
by Triton_330
Today at 12:18 AM
Pennzoil $2.99/qt at tractor supply!
by Chris142
Yesterday at 10:25 PM
Brother passed away this morning
by oilboy123
Yesterday at 10:21 PM
Changed oil tonight - what a fine evening
by pacem
Yesterday at 10:10 PM
Interesting observation on Ultra
by RusskiBoSS
Yesterday at 08:48 PM
2009 Honda Civic Cooling fan running continuously
by Doog
Yesterday at 08:31 PM
adhesive for pea gravel?
by xfactor9
Yesterday at 08:19 PM
Micro guard Gl14609 150 hours
by robo339
Yesterday at 08:02 PM
walking thru a Harbor Freight is better than sex
by turtlevette
Yesterday at 07:58 PM
Newest Members
Hokie_Dave, ant3a, afterburnerbg, SupraSaiyan, Bighorn2500
57973 Registered Users
Who's Online
21 registered (Cosmos, Chewie, Astro14, 2015_PSD, BobFout, Gokhan, 2 invisible), 556 Guests and 108 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
57973 Members
66 Forums
249374 Topics
4081647 Posts

Max Online: 2862 @ 07/07/14 03:10 PM
Donate to BITOG
Topic Options
#2042414 - 10/10/10 03:39 PM 1-Decene Homopolymer Hydrogenated Is this PAO ???
vxcalais Offline


Registered: 07/14/07
Posts: 779
Loc: Melbourne, Australia
Penrite HPR Diesel is showing up to 30% of this chemical in its MSDS. Does this mean it is using a PAO for the synthetic component ?
_________________________
Ride - Holden Calais VX GMV6 3.8litre 01

Top
#2042427 - 10/10/10 04:02 PM Re: 1-Decene Homopolymer Hydrogenated Is this PAO ??? [Re: vxcalais]
chubbs1 Offline


Registered: 06/09/10
Posts: 4574
Loc: Merritt Island FL, USA
Yes.
Environmental Chemistry
Search 1 Decene Homopolymer Hydrogenated
_________________________
'12 Charger SXT
QSUD 5w30 OEM filter

'12 Charger SXT
Edge FST EP 5w30 OEM (Mine;)

'11 Hyundai Sonata GLS
QSUD 5w20 OEM Filter


Top
#2042556 - 10/10/10 06:33 PM Re: 1-Decene Homopolymer Hydrogenated Is this PAO ??? [Re: vxcalais]
postjeeprcr Offline


Registered: 01/05/09
Posts: 1808
Loc: USA
I asked Molakule this question a little over 3 months ago and here is his response.

A Decene homopolymer hydrogentaed is a PAO type fluid in which hydrogen has been injected to oxidatively stabilize the fluid.
_________________________
If I agreed with you, we'd both be wrong.

Top
#2043033 - 10/11/10 06:46 AM Re: 1-Decene Homopolymer Hydrogenated Is this PAO ??? [Re: vxcalais]
vxcalais Offline


Registered: 07/14/07
Posts: 779
Loc: Melbourne, Australia
So it is definately a PAO in the sense of a Group 4 oil ?
_________________________
Ride - Holden Calais VX GMV6 3.8litre 01

Top
#2043090 - 10/11/10 08:39 AM Re: 1-Decene Homopolymer Hydrogenated Is this PAO ??? [Re: vxcalais]
Tom NJ Offline


Registered: 07/27/06
Posts: 1803
Loc: Virginia
Yup.

Tom NJ

Top
#3379867 - 05/24/14 08:58 AM Re: 1-Decene Homopolymer Hydrogenated Is this PAO ??? [Re: vxcalais]
benjy Offline


Registered: 08/23/10
Posts: 316
Loc: pa
read in an older mag 2012 performance bikes where Decene is used to make PAO oils. said it comes from crude oil + it takes a lot of crude to get a little Decene, the ONLY molecule used, hence the claim all molecules are the same so theres lower friction with numerous other benefits, but at a higher production cost making the oil more to buy

Top
#3382189 - 05/27/14 01:13 PM Re: 1-Decene Homopolymer Hydrogenated Is this PAO ??? [Re: vxcalais]
weasley Offline


Registered: 03/13/13
Posts: 476
Loc: UK
The decene doesn't come out of the crude oil. Ethylene (ethene, C2H4) gas does, which is used to make decene (and other monomers), which is used to make PAO.
_________________________
2013 Audi A1 Sportback 1.4 TFSi Sport
2012 Skoda Yeti SE 2.0 TDi 4x4
1997 Yamaha YZF600R Thundercat

Top
#3412851 - 07/02/14 07:36 PM Re: 1-Decene Homopolymer Hydrogenated Is this PAO ??? [Re: vxcalais]
benjy Offline


Registered: 08/23/10
Posts: 316
Loc: pa
might this be why it looks like a petroleum lubricant when the specs are read, many readers myself included are always looking to learn + understand exactly what we are buying, what oil manufacturers-blenders are saying or trying to hide in many cases

Top