Canthus 1000

ExxonMobil basestocks , France

Product Description

ExxonMobil produces specialized base stocks that offer a wide span of properties and are broadly used in the lubricant industry. Canthus 1000 is a very high viscosity straight mineral oil for economical lubrication of heavy industrial machinery and as ingredient for blenders of lubricants for many industrial applications, including marine. With this selected product and the other base stock slates, ExxonMobil is the recognized market leader for Group I base stocks.


Canthus 1000 is available by truck, rail, barge and vessel.


Features and Benefits

Consistent base stock formulations help simplify operations. Canthus 1000 and other specialized base stocks by ExxonMobil are produced following rigorous processes to ensure reliable delivery of consistent quality so customers can be confident in their base stock supply. Benefits include:

• Unique stocks tailored to applications

• Consistence performance in formulations

• Superior supply chain/delivery logistics





Standard Method(a)





Clear and Bright

Flash Point, Cleveland Open Cup, °C




Kinematic Viscosity @ 40 C, mm2/s




Pour Point, °C




Viscosity Index


ASTM D2270



Note 1: Products are certified on release to meet the values specified. Actual values may deviate within the established reproducibility of the test method specified.

Note 2: For purpose of determining conformance with specification, observed or calculated values shall be rounded off to the nearest unit in the last significant digit used in expressing the limiting value in accordance to the ASTM E 29 method

(a) In lieu of standard test method, alternate test methods may be used for the certification of a product property.


Health and safety

Health and Safety recommendations for this product can be found on the Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) @

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