Lubricants & Chemicals

Nov. 15, 2006

AeroShell offers a full range of aviation lubricants and aircraft cleaners and polishes. All products are fully tested and approved by U.S. military and key OEMs. AeroShell has a distribution network that makes the products easily available. For more information visit

Clear View Plastic Polish and Protectant is part of the Clear View brand of cleaners, which includes Clear View Plastic and Glass Cleaner. Clear View is formulated specifically for the aviation industry. It polishes and protects all clear and colored plastics, makes fine scratches less visible, and sprays on and wipes off easily, with no film or haze finish. It is an anti-static and anti-dust formulation. For more information visit or call (713) 864-6677.

Aviation Laboratories TKS Fluid is an in-flight anti-icing agent which prevents ice buildup by forming a protective liquid film on ice-free aircraft surfaces. TKS fluid meets stringent DTD406B specifications, and it has been tested and approved by British Aerospace. it is available in 1-, 2.5-, and 55-gallon packaging. For more information visit

DICE is supplied exclusively by Aviation Laboratories. It controls fuel system icing in aviation turbine fuels. There is strict quality control to ensure purity and strict product stewardship to ensure product and packaging integrity. More than 40 stocking locations across the United States ensure fast delivery times; It is manufactured in the United States by the Dow Chemical Company. For more information visit or call (713) 864-6677.

Aviall distributes a wide range of lubricants and chemicals from the industry's leading manufacturers including AeroShell, Air BP, Anderol, ExxonMobil, Henkel, Loctite, LPS Laboratories, Pantheon Chemical, and Solutia. For more information visit or call (800) AVIALL-1.

Lear Chemical's ACF-50 (anti-corrosion formula) works both to prevent and stop corrosion in key aircraft systems. It is OEM recommended and approved and U.S. Navy qualified. It has been proven effective on structures and avionics. It improves on-time readiness, is nontoxic and nonflammable, cost-effective, and has a high degree of coverage. Reapplication can occur at C check interval or biannually. For more information visit

Phillips 66 Aviation offers a line of aviation oils for piston engine aircraft, including multi-viscosity oils for all climate protection to single grades, breakin oils, and preservation oils. Phillips 66 Aviation offers the only multigrade aviation oil you can use from break-in to TBO (time before overhaul). All of the aviation oils offered are 100 percent mineral-based multigrade oils. They maintain film strength under high load conditions and are designed for use in all seasons. For more information visit or call (800) 766-0050.

Fuel Quality Services' IATA approved Kathon FP 1.5 has been thoroughly tested and approved by major engine and airframe manufacturers. It is a fast-acting, "quick kill time," broad spectrum biocide. The HY-LiTE Biological Fuel Test provides results in 15 minutes. No prior lab training required. For more information visit or call (770) 967-9790.

20W-50 OIL
After more than 3 million flight hours in thousands of piston-engine aircraft, it's clear than Exxon Aviation Oil Elite 20W- 50 can reduce engine wear by controlling rust and corrosion. It is an advanced blend of synthetic and mineral-based oils in a proprietary additive package to control wear. It controls rust and corrosion and offers 2x the rust protection of a competitive 15W-50 oil. Engineered to reduce wear and cobat rust and corrosion in aircraft piston engines and it is suitable for recreational aircraft that typically sit on the ground for days between uses and are thus susceptible to buildup of rust and corrosion. For more information, visit