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Liquid water displacing rust preventative oil

SOLOIL 173-3 Special - Water Displacing Oil

solvent based, liquid product designed for protecting ferrous metal surfaces from corrosion

used where water or saline solutions must be displaced from corrodible surfaces

Its solvent system acts to penetrate the interior surfaces of machinery and instruments to protect critical bare steel or phosphated surfaces, and can be used for protection of subsequently welded steel parts (after all solvent dries).

Color: Brown
Form: Liquid
Odor: Mild solvent
Flash Point: Over 100 degrees F

Equipment: Mild steel immersion tanks. (Also see Alternate Usage)
Concentration: Use at full strength.
Temperature: Use at ambient temperatures.
Immerse parts in SOLOIL 173-3 and allow the solvent to penetrate for about 1 minute.  Withdraw the parts at the rate of approximately 4 inches per minute.  Air dry.

Alternate Usage: Apply SOLOIL 173-3 with a paint brush or a spray bottle.

SOLOIL 173-3 contains solvent which is combustible.  Avoid open flames, sparks, hot surfaces and high energy sources.  Use only with adequate ventilation.  In case of eye or skin contact, flush with water for at least 15 minutes.  If eye irritation persists, get medical attention.

SOLOIL 173-3 meets the requirements of MIL-C-16173E Grade 3 and 4, Class 1. SOLOIL 173-3 is good for 1-2 years of indoor storage protection (temperature and humidity controlled environment), when applied as directed to all surfaces to be protected.


The information contained in this bulletin is, to our best knowledge, true and accurate, but all recommendations or suggestions are made without guarantee, since the conditions of use are beyond our control.  Working Solutions, Inc. makes no express or implied warranties in these data or suggestions including no implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose and disclaims any liability incurred in connection with their use.