This article presents a brief description of ferrolubricants, which are basically a combination of a ferrofluid and a lubricating fluid. The theory behind the development of this lubricant is discussed, and the fluid itself is briefly described. Data from testing as to the merits of ferrolubricants are given, and application limits are also discussed, including certain disadvantages of this fluid.

  • Corporate Authors:

    American Society of Mechanical Engineers

    Two Park Avenue
    New York, NY  United States  10016-5990
  • Authors:
    • Ezekiel, F D
  • Publication Date: 1975-4

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  • Accession Number: 00099959
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Maritime Research Center, Kings Point
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 18 1975 12:00AM