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English citations of basestock

  • 2007, “NYCO Synthetic Lubricants”, in English Wikipedia[1], Wikimedia Foundation:
    High thermal stability, low volatility and low pour point make the synthetic basestocks (PAO or ester-based) a product of choice for lubricants of machinery operating at extremely high temperatures, extremely low temperatures, or both.
  • 2008, “Linear alpha olefin”, in English Wikipedia[2], Wikimedia Foundation:
    The predominant application of 1-decene is in making polyalphaolefin synthetic lubricant basestock (PAO) and to make, in a blend with higher linear alpha olefins, surfactants.
  • 2008, “Lubricant”, in English Wikipedia[3], Wikimedia Foundation:
    Basestock fractionally vacuum distilled from used lubricants has superior properties to all natural oils, but cost effectiveness depends on many factors.