AXLE EFFICIENCY -- TEST PROCEDURES AND RESULTS

A proposed SAE Axle Efficiency Test has been developed. Laboratory and test equipment problems in testing to the procedure are discussed. Test results with a variety of axles, lubricants, and axle ratios are presented. Results show significant sensitivity to lubricants selection with variations in load, speed, and temperature.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • From the SAE Meeting June 11-15, 1979.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE)

    400 Commonwealth Drive
    Warrendale, PA  United States  15096
  • Authors:
    • Hobson, D E
  • Publication Date: 1979-6

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00307869
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Report/Paper Numbers: SAE 790744
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 9 1980 12:00AM