Viscosity Chart in Centipoise

Not sure about the viscosity of your product? Compare your product to these common materials to get a good estimate of your product’s viscosity.

It’s important to understand the viscosity of your product before determining which Mahr Metering System would best fit your application or industry. This is a common reference tool to help you determine your product’s viscosity and if it would be considered high viscosity or low viscosity. We would also be more than happy to help guide you through our product catalog and offer recommendations unique to your workflow, product, and application.

Water at 70°:1-5
Blood or Kerosene:10
Anti-Freeze or Ethylene Glycol:15
Motor Oil SAE 10 or Corn Oil:50-100
Motor Oil SAE 10 or Maple Syrup:150-200
Motor Oil SAE 40 or Castor Oil:250-500
Motor Oil SAE 60 or Glycerin:1,000-2,2000
Corn Syrup or Honey:2,000 – 3,000
Molasses:5,000 – 10,000
Chocolate Syrup or Honey:10,000 – 25,000
Ketchup or Mustard:50,000 – 70,000
Tomato Paste or Peanut Butter:150,000 – 250,000
Shortening or Lard:1,000,000 – 2,000,0000
Caulking Compound:5,000,000 – 10,000,000
Window Putty:+10,000,0000

Call Mahr Metering for expert guidance on determining your product’s viscosity or meeting your unique needs.