Viscosity comparison tables

Medium Temperature
t [°C]
Density
r [kg/m³]
Kinem. viscosity
n [mm²/s]
Calorific value
Hu [MJ/kg]
Flash point
T [°C]
Fuel oils
Fuel oil „EL“ 20 860 ≤ 6 ≥ 42,0 > 55
Fuel oil „L“ 20 1100 ≥ 17 ≥ 37,7 > 65
Fuel oil „M“ 50 1200 ≥ 75 ≥ 37,7 > 65
Fuel oil „S“ 50/100 Manufacturer’s specifications ≥ 450/40 ≥ 39,8 > 65
Fuel oil „ES“
Lubricating oils
SAE 5 W 20/50/100 34/11/3,5
SAE 10 W 20/50/100 55/15/4,5
SAE 15 W 20/50/100 137/30/6,5
SAE 20 W 20/50/100 219/43/8,5
SAE 30 20/50/100 345/61/11
SAE 40 20/50/100 550/100/15
SAE 50 20/50/100 865/125/19