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General purpose industrial and automotive NLGI 3 grease

SKF General Purpose Industrial and Automotive Bearing Grease LGMT 3
SKF LGMT 3 is mineral oil based, lithium soap thickened grease. This premium quality, general purpose grease is suitable for a wide range of industrial and automotive applications requiring stiff grease.
  • Excellent rust inhibiting properties
  • High oxidation stability within its recommended temperature range

Typical applications:

  • Bearings >100 mm (3.9 in.) shaft size
  • Outer bearing ring rotation
  • Vertical shaft applications
  • Continuous high ambient temperatures >35 °C (95 °F)
  • Propeller shafts
  • Agricultural equipment
  • Car, truck and trailer wheel bearings
  • Large electric motors
Available pack sizes
PacksizeDesignation
420 ml cartridgeLGMT 3.0,4
0.5 kg canLGMT 3/0.5
1 kg canLGMT 3/1
5 kg canLGMT 3/5
18 kg pailLGMT 3/18
50 kg drumLGMT 3/50
180 kg drumLGMT 3/180
TLMR 101 series 380 ml refill (incl. battery)LGMT 3/MR380B
TLMR 201 series 380 ml refillLGMT 3/MR380
Technical data
DesignationLGMT 3/(pack size)
DIN 51825 codeK3K-30
NLGI consistency class3
Soap typeLithium
ColourAmber
Base oil typeMineral
Operating temperature range–30 to +120 °C
(–20 to +250 °F)
Dropping point DIN ISO 2176>180 °C (>355 °F)
Base oil viscosity 
40 °C, mm²/s
100 °C, mm²/s
120–130
12
Penetration DIN ISO 2137 
60 strokes, 10–1 mm
100 000 strokes, 10–1 mm
220–250
280 max.
Mechanical stability 
Roll stability, 50 hrs at 80 °C, 10–1 mm
V2F test
295 max.
'M'
Corrosion protection 
Emcor:
– standard ISO 11007
– water washout test
0–0
0–0
Water resistance 
DIN 51 807/1, 3 hrs at 90 °C2 max.
Oil separation 
DIN 51 817, 7 days at 40 °C, static, %1–3
Lubrication ability 
R2F, running test B at 120 °CPass
Copper corrosion 
DIN 51 811, 110 °C2 max. at 130 °C (265 °F)
Rolling bearing grease life 
R0F test L50 life at 10 000 r/min., hrs1 000 min. at 130 °C
(265 °F)
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