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Q8Oils Lubricants available from Rix Petroleum

The range of Q8 lubricants here at Rix Petroleum is second to none. With everything from tractor oil and standard engine oil to gear oil, grease and transmission fluid, Rix has any and all kinds of machine and vehicle lubricants that you could need.

About Q8Oils

Q8Oils offers one of the most comprehensive ranges of lubricants in the industry, with a portfolio of more than 1,000 grades to suit every application from the smallest consumer to the largest machine.

  • Trusted Supplier
  • More than 1,000 grades to suit every application
  • Mineral base oils
  • Synthetic base oils
  • Semi-synthetic base oils

Q8Oils Lubricant base Oils

Mineral oil

Mineral oil is made by distilling and refining crude oil. Its properties depend largely on the quality and consistency of the crude oil from which it is refined and on the refining process itself.

Synthetic oil

Synthetic oils are free of impurities and generally have a higher viscosity and better oxidation stability than mineral base oils, resulting in a better and longer lasting performance. The properties of synthetic oil are determined entirely by its manufacturing process. 

Semi-synthetic oil

Semi-synthetic oils are blended from a combination of mineral and synthetic base oils, which provide some of the benefits of synthetic oil.