This article reports the findings of Committee E18d to determine greases to be used for roller bearing lubrication. Factors to be considered include: vehicle speed, grease type, bearing and axle box design, axle load and ambient temperature. The test program resulted in a set of test criterion for lubricants.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Question E18 Restrictions on the use of this document are contained in the explanatory material.
  • Corporate Authors:

    International Union of Railways

    Office of Research and Experiments
    Utrecht,   Netherlands 
  • Publication Date: 1965-7

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  • Features: Figures;
  • Pagination: 2 p.

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  • Accession Number: 00039975
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: ORE Publ No. 21 Rpt
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 8 1994 12:00AM