Factors for Better Oil Filtration

“Which factors are the most important to consider in regard to oil filtration?” Contamination is a leading killer of machines and lubricants alike. To help combat this, filtration systems are[...]


Water In Oil Contamination

Much has been said about particle contamination and its effect on component longevity. It is well known that an improvement in particle contamination by one ISO Cleanliness Code can result[...]


Finding the Cause of Foam in Oil

  Foam may seem harmless, but if unaccounted for, it can lead to serious issues in a machine. Foam finds its way into the oil volume’s headspace after the oil[...]


Controlling Pressure While Greasing Bearings

These are seven quick pointers for managing pressure when regreasing bearings:   Shut-off Grease Fitting Prevents over-pressurization during greasing. Shuts off flow at 50-110 psi. When pressure relieves grease flow[...]


6 Key Factors for Lubricant Selection

Lubrication is critical, but it can be a complicated business. Every piece of equipment with moving parts needs to be lubricated, yet with so many factors to consider, it can[...]