According to “Lubricants and Lubrication” in Ullmann’s Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry, the worldwide consumption of lubricants was 37,300,000 tons. Automotive Lubricatants was the dominant use, but other big consumers were industrial, marine, and metal working applications.
A good Automotive Lubricant possesses the following characteristics:
- Good temperature range, from freezing point to boiling point
- A high viscosity
- Thermal stability
- Prevents Corrosion, and has
- High resistance to oxidation.
At The Lube Shop we have 3 different automotive lubricants available. A scientifically proven Oil Additive, a great Lithium Grease, and a Lubricating Spray. Of course these don't just need to be used in your car; they are also great in your boat or other mechanical applications