Lubrication Best Practices: 1 – 3

Lubrication Best Practice: 1 – 3

Mike Johnson

Article highlights from Part 1:
■ Peter Jost’s potential savings from better lube practices
■ Elements of a machine criticality assessment
■ Evaluating the key components

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Article highlights from Part 2:
■ Standards for inspecting trucks and vessels.
■ Tracking lubricant transport, storage and delivery.
■ 8 key measures for topping reservoirs.

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Article highlights from Part 3:
■ The six functions of a lubricant.
■ Hydrodynamic vs. elastohydrodynamic film regimes.
■ Overview of basestocks and key additives.
■ Three types of common finished lubricants.

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