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Esters of estolides derived from oleic acids are characterized by superior properties for use as lubricant base stocks. These estolides may also be used as lubricants without the need for fortifying additives normally required to improve the lubricating properties of base stocks.

Title
Biodegradable oleic estolide ester base stocks and lubricants
Application Number
9/191907
Publication Number
6018063
Application Date
November 13, 1998
Publication Date
January 25, 2000
Inventor
Joseph E Lohr Jr
Hoffman Estates
IL, US
Svajus Asadauskas
Peoria
IL, US
Thomas P Abbott
Peoria
IL, US
Terry A Isbell
Elmwood
IL, US
Agent
John D Fado
Curtis P Ribando
M Howard Silverstein
Assignee
The United States of America represented by the Secretary of Agriculture
DC, US
IPC
C07C 59/00
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