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What’s the deal with aw32/46/68 Hydraulic fluid #5460756 06/23/20 01:19 PM
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What’s the deal with it better quality is it just a multi-purpose

Re: What’s the deal with aw32/46/68 Hydraulic fluid [Re: BigRich954] #5461176 06/24/20 01:02 AM
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Completely different formulations and properties

anti-foaming agents
anti-wear additives
anti-corrosion additives

etc. etc. etc.


"The evidence demands a verdict".
(Re:VOA)"it's nearly impossible to actually know the particular additives that are in there at what concentrations."
Re: What’s the deal with aw32/46/68 Hydraulic fluid [Re: BigRich954] #5462338 06/25/20 12:34 PM
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That wasn’t much help.


Why carry different weights if one can cover all ?

Is there any downside to using this weight ?

Re: What’s the deal with aw32/46/68 Hydraulic fluid [Re: BigRich954] #5464102 06/27/20 12:26 PM
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Originally Posted by BigRich954
What’s the deal with it better quality is it just a multi-purpose


What Brand are you referring to? Do you have a link?


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Re: What’s the deal with aw32/46/68 Hydraulic fluid [Re: BigRich954] #5464249 06/27/20 03:29 PM
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its just the orellys brand i wanted to get one hyd fluid to use in dump trailer dump trucks other small systems

Re: What’s the deal with aw32/46/68 Hydraulic fluid [Re: BigRich954] #5464298 06/27/20 04:31 PM
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That means it has an equivalent 0W30 rating and most likely contains a lot of Viscosity Index Improver.

https://www.bobistheoilguy.com/viscosity-charts/

Consider this oil in ISO 68 grade:
https://www.schaefferoil.com/documents/130-254-td.pdf

Last edited by MolaKule; 06/27/20 04:33 PM.

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