API-20 Corrosion Inhibitor/Lubricant

Metal Mates

Metal Mates API-20 is an oil-based corrosion inhibitor that protects stored parts, dies and equipment. This product is often used by automotive manufacturers to protect parts during temporary plant shut-downs. It displaces unwanted moisture and reduces mo


  • Light, non-tacky film protection
  • Displaces moisture
  • Reduces moisture penetration
  • Easy to clean
  • Will not varnish
  • Reduces bath contamination
  • Lubricates


  • Low pressure spray, brush, roll coat or drip
  • application. Good on multiple substrates,
  • please call for consultation on specific
  • applications.

Packaging Details

Part No. US Container Type Units/Case Color
MM4103 55 gal drum 1 clear, oily

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Handling Use appropriate safety equipment. Use with adequate ventilation. Avoid
contact with eyes, skin and clothing. Keep away from extreme heat. Keep
container closed when not in use.
Storage Store away from extreme heat, flame, or ignition sources. Pressure build up
may occur due to heat exposure or temperature change. Release pressure by
slowly opening container.
Physical State liquid
Odor petroleum odor
Specific Gravity 0.9
Flash Point >230F (>110C)
Boiling Point >380F (>193C)
Melting Point <0F
VOC Content >10
Evaporation Rate <0.1
Vapor Density Heavier than air
Disposal Information Absorb on suitable material and follow procedures listed below. Dispose of in a manner that is recommended by local, state, provincial and
federal laws and regulations.
Prop 65 Warning No
Density 7.5 lbs
Directions Metal Mates API-20 is supplied ready to use. Application rate should be approximately 150- 500 mg/sq. ft. depending on intended use. Re-application may be needed for long-term corrosion protection.
Please contact your Metal Mates Regional Sales Manager fo

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