Fuel Oil

Fuel oil

 

 Fuel oil or mazot : It is one of the heaviest petroleum products that is often used in power plants and big ships due to its high sulfur and high concentration.

It has a density of   :  (920 to 980) kg / m3

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Types of fuel oil:

 

1-light ( 920 to  950) kg/m3

2- Heavy  (950 to 980) kg/m3

Fuel oil is known and traded based on the degree of viscosity. This furnace oil 220 means that this furnace oil has a viscosity of 220 @ 50 .C.

fuel oil is 380 @ 50 .C… .380. The higher the viscosity, the higher the weight of the fuel oil.