HVAC R22 mineral oil

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HVAC R22 mineral oil

Postby emsvitil » Fri Jul 08, 2016 1:20 am

Is the mineral oil for R12 the same as for R22?

I have some 525 viscosity mineral oil for R12, can it be used with R22?

I'm having trouble finding specs on what mineral oil to use for R22

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Re: HVAC R22 mineral oil

Postby WalterBurton » Sat May 20, 2017 1:58 am

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Re: HVAC R22 mineral oil

Postby Dougflas » Thu May 25, 2017 5:17 am

No it is NOT. Automotive R12 uses viscosity 525 while R22 uses 150 depending upon the evap temperature. Goggle 3g, 4G, and 5G

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