· Reduces friction between strands especially when the rope bends as it passes over sheaves or drums
· Adheres well to strands to withstand temperature changes and rubbing off action.
· Good penetrating property to ensure proper hemp or core wire lubrication.
· Does not contain harmful ingredients which aid corrosion.
· Resists water-washout to protect against rust and corrosion.
· Has good shear stability to withstand adverse handling actions.
· Fortified with graphite and other chosen additives to reduce internal friction & wear.
· Quietens noisy chains.