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#3350247 - 04/22/14 03:40 PM Delo 400LE for comparison sake
mrpowderkeg Offline


Registered: 04/22/14
Posts: 9
Loc: ND
This is my local lab's results for comparison to other reports on this popular oil. Right click - view image for larger view

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#3350305 - 04/22/14 05:17 PM Re: Delo 400LE for comparison sake [Re: mrpowderkeg]
motor_oil_madman Offline


Registered: 11/29/09
Posts: 4234
Loc: Houston, Texas
It's a [censored] oil. It has good amounts of boron, moly and zinc.
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#3372939 - 05/15/14 11:23 PM Re: Delo 400LE for comparison sake [Re: mrpowderkeg]
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Registered: 05/13/13
Posts: 1006
Loc: upstate NY
Thanks for posting!
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#3376369 - 05/20/14 10:37 AM Re: Delo 400LE for comparison sake [Re: mrpowderkeg]
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Registered: 02/24/13
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Loc: Ontario, Canada
There's that Boron
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#3396130 - 06/12/14 11:12 PM Re: Delo 400LE for comparison sake [Re: mrpowderkeg]
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Registered: 06/04/14
Posts: 40
Loc: Minnesota
I wonder how it retains its viscosity. With those levels of boron, zinc and phosphorous, and a healthy shot of moly, but not too much, if it retains viscosity well it'd be great for a shared sump bike.
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#3397779 - 06/14/14 10:58 PM Re: Delo 400LE for comparison sake [Re: mrpowderkeg]
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Registered: 06/05/02
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Loc: Iowegia - USA
They use Oronite's PI package with a good dose of potassium borate.


Edited by MolaKule (06/14/14 11:12 PM)
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