Smart Method for Eliminating Water in oil for High Humidity Applications

by Joe Cox,

Do you have problem with condensate in your gear boxes, hydraulic units, or other oil containers? Maintenance world has seen a smart method that is widely used in plants to dry the air that enters through breather openings in the above components. The design combines the function of filtration, desiccant, and membrane technology into one package to eliminate ingression of dirt and water through the filler- breather hole. 

A couple of the vendors on the market are: Mobil LubeGuard and Des-Case.