Machinery Lubrication

Machinery Lubrication Jan-Feb 2018

Machinery Lubrication magazine published by Noria Corporation

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www . | January - February 2018 | 25 Strategies for Controlling Contamination with Proper Filtration New oils delivered in bulk as well as in drums or smaller containers frequently have contamination levels higher than what is recommended by the original equipment manufacturer (OEM). Read this article on the ML site to discover why it is best to filter oil when it is transferred, stored or applied to equipment. Should You Use a Lubricant After Its Expiration Date? Whether you should use a lubricant after its expi- ration date will depend on the type of lubricant. Check out this article on the ML site to understand why additives stratifying or separating out of the oil and settling to the bottom of the container is likely with a highly additized lubricant like engine oil but not with other oils that have few additives. Dry Cleanup Methods for Oil Spills Spills will still occur, but the use of dry cleanup methods can help keep contaminants out of the drain. Access this 3-minute video to see how to clean small and large oil spills as well as how you can reduce the time and effort involved in cleanup. 100 of the Most Effective Ways to Boost Machine Reliability ere's a clear pathway to improving machine reliability: lubrication excellence. Organizations worldwide are systematically reaping the benefits of transforming their lubrication programs to best prac- tice. Learn 100 ways to get started on your journey to lubrication excellence by reading this article on the ML site. Determining the Right Greasing Frequency How often should you regrease your bearings? A number of variables must be considered, including the temperature, speed and load. Access this 1-minute, 29-second video to find out why the type of element in use should not be overlooked and how this can influ- ence the relubrication frequency. ML MachineryLubrication. com is the place to turn for white papers on a host of lubrica- tion- related topics. Here's a sampling of the latest white papers that are currently available for download: • 5-Step Sheave Pulley Alignment Procedure • 100 Failure Modes of Lubrication • Moving from Reac- tive to Predictive Fluid Maintenance Check out the full list of white papers by visiting MachineryLubrication. com and clicking on the "White Papers" link. FEATURED WHITE PAPERS BY THE NUMBERS Find more great ar ticle s and content f rom M achin er y Lubric ation magazin e onlin e. From web exclusive s and indus tr y n ews to vide os , white pap er s , buyer 's guide s and more, ever y thing that relate s to machin er y lubric ation is available now on w w w. M achin er yLubric ation .com . 59 % of lubrication professionals use both synthetic and mineral-based lubricants at their plant, based on a recent survey at NOW ON MACHINERYLUBRICATION.COM

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