Metalworking & Lubricants

Metalworking & Lubricants

Pilot Chemical's Metalworking and Lubricant additives are comprised of a range of anionic and nonionic products for oil and water soluble applications. Pilot manufactures the leading sodium sulfonates for metal working, corrosion inhibitor, emulsifier, and demulsifier applications which are produces via the company's proprietary ice-cold sulfonation process.

Chemical Overview

Aristonate® L

Low Molecular Wt. Alkyl Aryl Sulfonate (MW=400)

Excellent emulsifier for oil in water, water-in-oil, and solids in oil formulations. Has an optimum balance of hydrophilic and lipophilic properties for the formulation of low oil, high water based fluids such as grinding oils or parts cleaners.

Aristonate® H

High Molecular Wt. Alkyl Aryl Sulfonate (MW=470)

Excellent emulsifier and corrosion inhibitor for high water based cutting fluids and soluble oils. Provides corrosion inhibition properties in hydraulic fluids, waterproof grease, heavy-duty EP oils, coolants, drawing compounds and rolling oils.

Aristonate® M

Medium Molecular Wt. Alkyl Aryl Sulfonate (MW=430)

First-intent economical general utility emulsifier that offers great corrosion protection. Good choice for oil in water, water-in-oil, and solids in oil formulations. Emulsifier of choice for high water based cutting fluids and simple soluble oils

Aristonate® MME-60

Medium Molecular Wt. Alkyl Aryl Sulfonate (MW=470)

Excellent emulsifier with good corrosion protection properties and has a very low foam tendency. Has outstanding stability in presence of boric acid amine corrosion inhibitors, and contains no alkaline earth metals.

Aristonate® S-4600

High Molecular Wt. Alkyl Aryl Sulfonate (MW=460)

First-intent, high efficiency emulsifier with enhanced corrosion inhibition and low foam profile. Great utility sulfonate for soluble oils and semi-synthetic systems. Well suited for paraffinic and naphthenic base stocks.

Aristonate® S-5000

Very High Molecular Wt. Alkyl Aryl Sulfonate (MW=500)

First-intent emulsifier with great corrosion inhibition and low foam profile. Well suited for semi-synthetic metalworking and lubrication formulations incorporating paraffinic oils.

Aristonate® VH-2

Very High Molecular Wt. Alkyl Aryl Sulfonate (MW=500)

Offers very strong and extraordinary corrosion inhibitor for metal parts exposed to water, such as high water based coolants and hydraulic fluids, drawing compounds, cutting oils and simple soluble oils. Provides maximum part adhesion during machining.

Calsoft® LAS-99

Linear Alkyl Benzene Sulfonic Acid

High active acid for neutralization to high purity sulfonates which are used in cleaning, stripping, wetting and foaming applications. CFR 21 and 40 approved. U.S. EPA DfE approved, listed with CleanGredients.

Calamide® C

Cocamide DEA

Excellent and economical foam stabilizer, emulsifier and viscosity builder. Widely used in HI&I and personal care products. Offers great viscosity response with various salts.

Aristonate® C-5000

Neutral Calcium Sulfonate, 5 TBN (MW=520)

High performance corrosion inhibitor and demulsifier. Offers great water rejection characteristics for hydraulic fluids. Exhibits great corrosion inhibition in soluble oil and semi-synthetic industrial lubricant formulations.

Masurf® FS-2900

Fluoroaliphatic Surfactant

MASURF® FS-2900 is characterized as a 100% active aqueous fluoroaliphatic polyoxyethylene surfactant dispersion. FS-2900 is a C6-based nonionic fluorosurfactant with the ability to contribute exceptional wetting, spreading and leveling properties

Masurf® FS-3330A

Fluoroaliphatic Phosphate Ester Fluorosurfactant

Masurf® FS-3330A is characterized as a 30% active C6-based ammonium fluoroaliphatic phosphate ester in an aqueous solution.  FS-3330A contributes exceptional oil resistance, rheology and surface modification, spreading and leveling properties to a wide range of systems from wood to stone.

Masurf® FS-2950

Fluoroaliphatic Surfactant

MASURF® FS-2950 is characterized as a 50% active aqueous fluoroaliphatic polyoxyethylene surfactant solution. FS-2950 is a C6-based nonionic fluorosurfactant with the ability to contribute exceptional wetting, spreading and leveling properties

Masurf® FS-3300

Fluoroaliphatic Phosphate Ester Fluorosurfactant

Leveling agent, defoamer, flow and rheology modifier, and adds soil resistance, and is an effective anti-block in aqueous coatings such as gloss and semigloss paints. Useful in Water-Based Latex Paints to extend open-time (wet-edge time)

Masurf® FS-2800

Fluoroaliphatic Surfactant

Masurf® FS-2800 is characterized as a 100% active aqueous fluoroaliphatic polyoxyethylene surfactant dispersion. FS-2800 is a C6-based nonionic fluorosurfactant with the ability to contribute exceptional wetting, spreading and leveling properties to a wide range of systems. 

Masurf® FS-2825

Fluoroaliphatic Surfactant

Masurf® FS-2825 is characterized as a 25% active aqueous fluoroaliphatic polyoxyethylene surfactant dispersion. FS-2825 is a C6-based nonionic fluorosurfactant with the ability to contribute exceptional wetting, spreading and leveling properties to a wide range of systems.

Macat® DOSS-70MSO

Dioctyl Sodium Sulfosuccinate

MACAT DOSS-70MSO is 70% active in Mineral Seal Oil. MACAT DOSS grades have broad FDA Status, and offer compatibility in a wide range of solvent systems for use as a versatile wetting, dispersing, emulsifying and detergent ingredients.

Macat® DOSS-75E

Dioctyl Sodium Sulfosuccinate

MACAT DOSS-75E is 75% active in water and ethanol. MACAT DOSS grades have broad FDA Status, and offer compatibility in a wide range of solvent systems for use as a versatile wetting, dispersing, emulsifying and detergent ingredients.

Macat® DOSS-70PG S

Dioctyl Sodium Sulfosuccinate

MACAT DOSS-70PG S is a 70% active di-2-ethylhexyl sodium sulfosuccinate in water and propylene glycol. MACAT DOSS grades have broad FDA Status, and offer compatibility in a wide range of solvent systems for use as a versatile wetting, dispersing, emulsifying and detergent ingredients.

Pilot® D-300

4 Sulfophthalic Acid

Very special and unique sulfonic acid that finds application as a cataylst, corrosion inhibitor, chemical intermediate and is the primary electrolytic bath additive in the Duranodic® aluminum anodizing process.

Pilot® PTSA-99

Anhydrous para Toluene Sulfonic Acid

Very pure anhydrous para-toluene sulfonic acid featuring a very high para isomer distribution. Perfect for various catalyst applications, dye manufacturing and pharmaceutical production.

Pilot® DABSA

Alkyl Aryl Sulfonic Acid

High molecular weight sulfonic acid for neutralization to speciality sulfonates.

Pilot® EM-99

Branched Alkylbenzene Sulfonic Acid

High-active and very stabile sulfonic acid that is perfect for conversion to calcium salts.