Polartech® 8142

Combined Emulsifier and Corrosion Inhibitor Package
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Polartech® 8142 is a superior quality package capable of producing a range of high performance, long service life
metalworking fluids, utilising the highest quality additives to achieve stability in the concentrate, finished blends
and the final emulsion.

Typical applications include:
  • Semi synthetic watermix metalworking fluids

Key Performance Benefits

  • Excellent emulsification
  • Anionic and nonionic surfactant system
  • Excellent corrosion inhibition
  • Provides stable concentrates
  • Inherently stable emulsions
  • Versatile for combining with performance additives
  • Cost effective, simplified fluid production
  • Matched to group 1 paraffinic base oils

Basic Blend Ratios

Typical Characteristics

Typical Finished Product Characteristics

Blending Advice

1.   The ideal blending temperature is between 20°C and 30°C
2.   The base oil should be added to the blending vessel
3.   Polartech 8142 should be added slowly with good agitation
4.   Continue with the performance additives, with good agitation
5.   Finally add the water ensuring good agitation for a further period


Store inside warehouse, ideally between 10°C and 30°C
Store out of direct sunlight
Shelf life of 12 months from date of manufacture
Avoid water collecting on barrel top