Difference between cloud point and pour point

The difference between cloud point and pour point are as follows-

Cloud point Pour point
When an oil sample cooled slowly, the temperature at which it appears hazy or cloudy is known as cloud point. The temperature at which oil stops flowing even after tilting the glass tube containing the oil under test to horizontal position for 5 seconds is known as pour point
It has comparatively higher value for an oil sample. It has lower value for the same oil sample.
It is more significant in case of fuel oils. It is more significant in case of lubricating oils.
It is obtained comparatively faster as it shows beginning solicitation. It is obtained comparatively late as it shows complete solidification.

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