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Sasol Steam Cylinder Oil 460 is a straight mineral gear and steam cylinder oil having:


  • Good water shedding properties
  • No extreme pressure properties


Sasol Steam Cylinder Oil 460 is recommended for use in:

  • Super heated steam cylinders and valves operating at high temperatures and pressures.
  • Large air compressors as a cylinder oil.
  • Worm, spur and bevel gears which do not require extreme pressure properties.

Features and Benefits

Sasol Steam Cylinder Oil 460 is recommended for saturated low-pressure steam cylinders. This versatile oil can be used in automotive as well as in industrial applications.

Product Specifications

  • API GL-1
  • David Brown 7M

Typical Characteristics

Viscosity     D445 71
@ 100°C mm²/s 30    
@ 40°C mm²/s 490    
Viscosity Index   95 D2270 226
Pour Point °C -6 D97 15
Flash Point (COC) °C 290 D92 36
Density @ 20°C kg/m3 899 D4052 365

Storage and Handling

  • Use PVC, nitrile or other oil resistant gloves and protective clothing to prevent skin contact.
  • Where eye contact is a potential hazard, goggles should be worn.
  • Avoid temperatures above 80°C and strong oxidizing agents.
  • Ambient temperatures and atmospheric pressures normally encountered within buildings or roofed-over outdoor storage areas are acceptable.
  • Avoid entering areas where mists or vapours have built up as a result of abnormal temperatures or pressures without the proper breathing equipment and protective clothing.

Pack Information

Product CodePack Size
  20 L
  210 L
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