UCON™ R-1

ISO 220 polyalkylene glycol oil with low solubility with hydrocarbons commonly used in reciprocating compressors in natural gas service.
Product Overview
UCON™ R-1 is a water-soluble polyalkylene glycol lubricant specially formulated for use in high-pressure reciprocating compressors in natural gas service. UCON™ R-1 is engineered for compressors with high pressure injection (>3000 psig) of surplus gas. UCON™ R-1 has a viscosity of 195 cSt @ 40 °C.
Product Specifications
Viscosity (cSt at 40°C): 195
Viscosity (cSt at 100°C): 35.1
Viscosity Index: 229
Pour Point: -43°C (-45°F)
Density, lb/gl: 8.75
Primary Chemistry: Polyalkylene glycol
Features & Benefits
Low solubility with hydrocarbons
Water- soluble
Good lubricity for cylinder lubrication
Nonplugging in oil field formations
Problems Solved
Intolerable Levels of Compressor Wear or Damage
High Compressor Lubricant/Hydrocarbon Solubility Resulting in Loss of Protection & Performance
Applications
UCON™ R-1 is formulated for high pressure compressors commonly used in high-pressure reciprocating compressors in natural gas service.