Greases

Drydene Retraplex® Ruby Red Plus EP 2

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DRYDENE RETRAPLEX® RUBY RED PLUS is a premium-grade lithium complex grease featuring proprietary additive chemistry and recommended for a wide range of applications, especially those which operate in severe conditions or require an added level of extreme-pressure and load-carrying protection.

 

PRODUCT APPLICATION

DRYDENE RETRAPLEX® RUBY RED PLUS is an ideal choice for a wide range of heavy-duty and industrial applications that require a severe-service, extreme-pressure grease:

• Heavy-Duty Class 8 trucks (chassis and bearings)
• Automotive wheel bearings
• Roller conveyor systems
• Light and medium-duty industrial equipment
• Chassis lubrication (kingpins, steering linkage, shackles, ball joints, bushings)
• Farm tractors, backhoes and other off-road equipment that may operate in adverse or wet conditions

 

FEATURES & BENEFITS

DRYDENE RETRAPLEX® RUBY RED PLUS is built from premium base oil and proprietary polymer additives that provides exceptional service in a wide range of normal to severe operating conditions:

• Ultra-durable EP additives deliver outstanding wear protection under extreme loading
• Advanced polymer additive helps the grease maintain its tackiness and adhesion even in the presence of water
• Enhanced film strength greatly reduces surface scarring on metal-to-metal contact points
• Minimizes fretting and wear in both high-speed and high-temperature applications

 

TYPICAL TECHNICAL PROPERTIES

PROPERTY TEST METHOD RUBY RED PLUS EP 2
 NGLI Grade 2
Thickener Type ASTM D128 Lithium Complex
Color Visual Red
Appearance Visual Smooth/Tacky
Penetration @ 77°F, 60 Strokes ASTM D217 265 – 295
Dropping Point, °F ASTM D2265 520 min
Base Oil Viscosity, cSt @ 40°C ASTM D445 220
Timken OK Load, lbs ASTM D2509 60
Four Ball EP Weld Point, kg ASTM D2596 500
Four Ball EP Load Wear Index ASTM D2596 90 min
Four Ball Wear Scar, mm ASTM D2266 0.5 max
Rust Prevention ASTM D1743 Pass
Water Washout, % loss @ 175°F ASTM 1264 3 max