Fire Resistant Hydraulic Fluids
Castrol offers you a comprehensive range of world-class Fire Resistant Hydraulic Fluids (FRHF) and product support services that will help you to:
- Minimise the risk and consequences of a fire resulting from fluid escaping a hydraulic system
- Prolong the life of hydraulic systems
- Obtain optimum hydraulic system performance
- Extend maintenance intervals
- Boost productivity
- Lower maintenance costs
- Reduce overall consumption and waste
The Castrol FRHF range has been formulated using the latest thinking in raw materials and then rigorously tested in both laboratory and manufacturing conditions, in close collaboration with leading hydraulic and machinery manufacturers.
From moderate to low fire risks, we have a product to meet your needs:
Castrol Anvol WG 46 – This water glycol fire resistant hydraulic fluid (ISO 6743-4 HFC type) is designed for systems with pressures up to 5,000 psi, with good anti-wear performance demonstrated by low pump wear rates compared with other similar products. It meets the fire resistance performance requirements of 7th Luxembourg Report and FM Global 6930.
Castrol Anvol SWX FM – This range of polyol ester fire resistant hydraulic fluids (ISO 6743-4 HFDU type) are ideal for applications requiring a high degree of lubricity and fire resistance. Castrol Anvol SWX FM are FM Global 6930 approved (FM Standard 6930 Jan 2002 Group 1) products and are outstanding in their category in providing a safe working environment and improved system reliability. Formulated to work in high pressure hydraulic systems up to 7,500 psi, Castrol Anvol SWX FM provides all types of hydraulic pumps with protection against wear equivalent to that of mineral oils.
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Product and Material Safety Data Sheets
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