This specification covers a
clear, corrosion preventive compound that may be applied by brushing
or spraying. This compound is available in the original
water-displacing, high volatile organic compound (VOC) formulation and
a non-water-displacing low VOC version.
Type 1, class 134A (aerosol)
Corrosion Preventive Compound,
Water Displacing, Clear
This mil-spec supercedes
The compound covered by MIL-DTL-85054 can be used on
surfaces not exceeding 250 ºF (121 ºC) as a transparent, temporary
corrosion preventive coating.
is intended for use on non-moving parts not requiring a lubricated
surface (such as fasteners,
seams, access panels, points, unpainted metal, and where paint is
cracked or damaged); however,
it should not be used around liquid oxygen fittings.
MIL-DTL-85054 Type I and II
compounds may be used to displace fresh or salt water from surfaces.
is military-unique since its corrosion resistance capability is much
greater than that of an off-the-shelf commercial compound, in order to
protect against the harsh environment typically encountered by