Please refer to your Operation and Maintenance Manual for complete information.
Use only rust and oxidation inhibited gear oils in accordance with AGMA Standard 9005-D94. For general operating conditions, AGMA lubricant number and corresponding viscosity range should be as shown in the table below.
|Ambient Temperature at Gear Drive||20°F to 120°F (-7°C to 49°C|
|AGMA Lubricant Number||5|
|Atlantic Richfeild||Duro 220|
|Chevron Oil||Machine Oil A W 220|
|Cities Service Oil||Citgo Pacemaker 220|
|Conoco||Hydroclear Multipurpose R&O|
|Gulf Oil||Harmony 220|
|Mobil Oil||DTE Oil BB|
|Pennzoil||Pennzbell TO 220|
|Philips Petroleum||Magnus 220|
|Shell Oil||Morlina 220|
|Sun Oil||Sunvis 9220|
|Texaco||Regal 220 R&O, Code 1531|
|Ambient Temperature at Gear Drive||-20°F to 150°F (-29°C to 66°C|
|AGMA Lubricant Number||5S|
|Chevron Oil||Clarity 220 Synthetic|
|Conoco||Syncon 220 – R70 Oil|
|Mobil Oil||SHC 630|
* List of brand names is for purpose of identifying types and is not to be construed as exclusive recommendations.
With a new gear, the oil should be replaced after 500 hours or 4 weeks of operation, whichever comes first. See your O&M Manual for the proper procedures.
During normal operation, the oil should be changed every 2500 hours or every 6 months of operation, whichever comes first. Shorter intervals may be required as stipulated in your O&M Manual.