Hofmann Fluid Power Inc.

Serving the Fluid Power Industry Since 1950

Fluid Compatibility

Glossary

SS = 303SS
B = Brass
STD = Brass & Steel
VT = Viton
EP = Ethylene Propylene
STD = Buna Seal
SI = Silicone
NE = Neoprene

MediaBodySeal
Acetic Acid (5%)SSVT
AcetoneB, SSEP
AcetophenoneSSEP
AcetyleneSSStd
Air (up tp 200°F)B, SSStd
Air (up to 400°F )B, SSVT,SI
Ammonia (Anhydrous)SSNE
Ammonia (Cold, Gas)SSEP
Ammonium NitriteSSStd
Amyl ChlorideSSVT
Arsenic AcidSSStd
AsphaltSSVT
Brine (Sodium Chloride)SSStd
ButaneSSStd
Butanol (Butyl Alcohol)SSStd
Calcium AcetateB, STDEP
Carbon DioxideB, SSStd
Carbon TetrachlorideBVT
Castor OilB, STD, SSStd
China Wood Oil (Tung Oil)SSStd
ChloroformSSVT
Corn OilB, STD, SSStd
CreosoteSSStd
Crude OilSSVT
Cutting OilSTD, SSStd
Detergent, Water SolutionSSStd
Diesel FuelB,SSStd
Diethylene GlycolSTD, SSStd
Dimethyl FormamideSSEP
EthanolBEP
Freon 11BVT
Freon 12B, STD, SSNE
Freon 22B,SSNE
Freon R134aB, STD, SSNE
Fuel OilSSStd
Gas, Liquid Propane (LPG)B, SSStd
Gas, NaturalB, SSStd
Gasoline (unleaded)B, SSVT
GlucoseB, STD, SSStd
Glycerine (Glycercol)STD, SSStd
GlycolsSTD, SSStd
HeliumB, STD, SSStd
HeptaneB, STD, SSStd
Hydraulic Oil (Petroleum Base)B, STD, SSStd
Hydraulic Oil (Water Base)STD, SSEP
HydrazineSSEP
Hydrogen GasB, STD, SSStd
Isobutyl AlcoholSSVT
Isopropyl AlcoholB, STD, SSVT
Isopropyl EtherB, STD, SSStd
IsocyanateSTD VT
KeroseneB, SSStd
Linseed OilSTD, SSStd
Lubricating Oil (SAE 10, 20, 30, 40, 50)B, STD, SSStd
MercurySSStd
MethaneB, SSStd
MethanolB, SSStd
Methyl BromideSTD, SSVT
Methyl Chloride (wet)BVT
Methyl Ethyl Ketone (MEK)B, STD, SSEP
Mineral OilsB, STD, SSStd
MediaBodySeal
Potassium AcetateSTDEP
Potassium DichromateSTDStd
Potassium NitrateSTD, SSStd
Potassium SulfateSSStd
PropaneB, SSStd
Propyl AlcoholB, STD, SSStd
PropyleneB, STD, SSVT
Pydraul 10ESTD, SSEP
Pydraul A-200, C-SeriesSTD, SSVT
Pydraul, 3 SeriesSTD, SSVT
Sea Water (salt water)SSStd
Silicone GreasesB, STD, SSStd
Skydrol 500, Type 2STD, SSEP
Skydrol 7000, type 2STD, SSEP
Soap SolutionsSSStd
Sodium AcetateB, STD, SSEP
Sodium Carbonate (Soda Ash)STD, SSStd
Sodium CyanideSTD, SSStd
Sodium MetaphosphateSTDStd
Sodium NitrateSSEP
Sodium PerborateSSVT
Sodium PeroxideSTDVT
Sodium PhosphatesB, SSStd
Sodium SulfateSSStd
Soybean OilSTD, SSStd
Steam (below 400°F)B, SSEP
Sucrose SolutionsB, STD, SSStd
Tannic Acid (10%)BStd
Tertiary Butyl AlcoholB, STD, SSVT
Tetraethyl LeadB, STD, SSVT
Tetraethyl Lead (blend)B, STD, SSVT
Titanium TetrachlorideSTDVT
TolueneB, STD, SSVT
Transmission Fluid (Type A)B, STD, SSStd
Turbine Oil #15SSVT
TurpentineSSStd
VarnishB, STD, SSVT
Water (below 100°F)B, SSStd
Water (above 100°F)B, SSEP
XyleneB, SSVT
NaphthaSTDVT
NapthaleneSTDVT
Napthenic AcidSTDVT
Nickel, AcetateSSEP
Nickel SulfateSSStd
NitrogenB, STD, SSStd
Nitrous OxideSSStd
Octyl AlcoholB, STD, SSVT
Oxalic AcidSSVT
Oxygen (200-400°F)B, SSVT
Oxygen (below 200°F)B, SSStd
OzoneSSVT
Palmitic AcidB, SSStd
Para-DichlorobenzeneSTDVT
Peanut OilSTD, SSStd
PetrolatumB, STD, SSStd
Petroleum Oil (below 200°F)B, STD, SSStd
PhenolB, STD, SSVT
Phosphorous TrichlorideSSVT
Plating Solutions (Chrome)B, SSVT
Plating Solutions (other)SSVT