PROPER LUBRICATION - THE KEY TO BETTER BEARING LIFE

Much of the guesswork has been taken out of the selection of the correct lubricant for any given bearing application. Extensive laboratory testing and field analysis by both the bearing manufactures and the petroleum comparies have provided a body of knowledge regarding the effect of lubricants on bearing life. In this first of a series of articles on bearing lubrication, the author summarizes some useful guidelines for lubricant selection.

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    American Society of Mechanical Engineers

    Two Park Avenue
    New York, NY  USA  10016-5990
  • Authors:
    • Hafner, E R
  • Publication Date: 1977-10

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  • Pagination: p. 32-37
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00165305
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Mechanical Engineering
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 23 1977 12:00AM