HiTEC® 4174

Versatile Antioxidant For Both Gasoline & Biodiesel fuels.
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Product Overview
HiTEC® 4174 is an antioxidant for gasoline & biodiesel that helps inhibit oxidation and resulting loss of fuel stability. HiTEC® 4174 inhibits gum formation and is approved for both civilian and military fuels. HiTEC® 4174 is a powerful solution that strengthens stability and extends useful life of the fuel.

HiTEC® 4174 is the recommended replacement for the discontinued HiTEC® 4733.
Product Specifications
Appearance Dark red liquid
Density, lbs/gal. 7.83
Specific Gravity @ 15.6/15.6°C 0.94
Flash Point, °C (PMCC) 120 min.
Viscosity @ 38°C, cSt 9.5
Freeze Point, °C 14
Max Handling Temp: 40°C
Shelf Life: 24 months @ ambient
Features & Benefits
Improves storage stability of a wide range of gasolines
Inhibits gum formation in FCC gasolines
Catalyzes inhibitor-sweetening reaction in sour gasolines

Helps prolong biodiesel storage shelf life
Inhibits biodiesel’s tendency to react with oxygen
Helps mitigate polymer and residue formation that can plug filters and damage engines
Problems Solved
Shortened Biodiesel Fuel Life
High Levels of Gum Formation & Build Up
Poor Oxidative Stability & Shelf Life
HiTEC® 4174 can be used at a variety of dosage rates depending on desired performance and base fuel type. Recommended treat rates are listed below as a reference:

FCC Gasoline: 16 to 40 ppmw (4.2 to 10.5 PTB)
Pyrolisis Gasoline: 40 to 160 ppmw (10.5 to 42 PTB)
Biodiesel: 100 to 2000 ppmw (Depending on fuel type and desired performance)