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VV-P-236A(2)N3 Technical Petrolatum

Light Lubricating Grease
Meets VV-P-236A(2)N3 - the current active Commercial Spec

The technical petrolatum covered by this specification is intended for use as a light lubricating grease. It may be used as a constituent in certain types of rust-preventive compounds.

Armite supplies the current Spec for VPP-236A(2)N3 (Technical Petrolatum) which is another great product that Armite supplies to its distributors/customers. There are two types of VVP-236, an industrial grade, and a pharmaceutical grade. The difference between the industrial and pharmaceutical grades, is typically the pharmaceutical grade is made from a lighter grade of petroleum and is yellowish in color. The industrial grade petrolatum is reddish-colored industrial petroleum jelly, it is made from a heavier grade of petroleum. This type of petroleum jelly is often used in industrial applications where high viscosity and resistance to heat, and moisture are required.

Armite’s VV-P-236 is a light lubricating grease of superior quality. Armite sells and supplies the industrial-grade VVP-236 which is commonly used in advanced manufacturing, aerospace, aviation, aviation, defense, marine, and other industries.

Technical-grade industrial petroleum jelly is a semi-solid mixture of hydrocarbons obtained from petroleum, which is used as a lubricant, moisture barrier, and a component in a variety of industrial and consumer products. The color of technical-grade petroleum jelly can vary depending on the refining process and the presence of impurities.

The main applications and uses of VV-P-236 Technical Petrolatum include:

  1. Lubricates moving parts and reduces friction.
  2. Resists high temperatures and high pressure.
  3. Protects metal surfaces from rust and other forms of corrosion.
  4. Extends the life of components and reduces the need for frequent maintenance.
  5. Makes disassembly easier and minimizes the risk of damage to threaded fasteners and other components.
  6. Offers good resistance to water washout and high humidity environments.
  7. Provides a high-quality, long-lasting lubricating solution for military equipment and components.
  8. Compliant with military specifications for use in defense military applications.
  9. Offers good thermal stability and low volatility.
  10. Has a wide temperature range of use and is suitable for use in a variety of environments.

  4. Safety Data Sheet – VV-P-236 Technical Petrolatum

VV-P-236A(2)N3 Technical Petrolatum

VV-P-236 is a light lubricating grease of superior quality. It is not recommended for use as a lubricant in heavily loaded or hot-running bearings.

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Available in:
1 lb. can, NSN 9150-01-663-8587
1.75 lb. can, NSN 9150-00-250-0926
35 lb. pail, NSN 9150-00-250-0928

Typical Characteristics:
Color: Reddish
Physical State: Semi-solid paste
Penetration (unworked): 150-275
Relative Gravity: 0.84
Melting Point: 115-140°F (46.1-60°C)
Kinematic Viscosity at 212°F (100°C): 11.6-18.0
Flash Point (open cup): Minimum 390°F (199°C)
Additive type: None