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TestOil Quality Assurance

TestOil Quality Assurance TestOil adheres to ISO 1725 for testing laboratories, which is a standard that we are audited on every year to ensure that we are performing our test methods the way we say we are. ISO 1725 Defined Quality StandardsSystemic TrainingDocument Control SystemsCalibration SystemInternal AuditManagement Review How Does TestOil Go Above and…
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Lubricant Antioxidant Analysis

Lubricant Antioxidant Analysis with RULER What Types of Antioxidants are Present in Lubricants that are Used in Turbines? Turbine oils depend on antioxidants to protect the base oil against severe oxidation and degradation. The additives are designed to be sacrificial, meaning they oxidize before any other component of the lubricant. The two main categories…
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Analytical Ferrography vs. Analytical Microscopy

What is the Difference Between Analytical Ferrography and Analytical Microscopy? Analytical Microscopy Analytical microscopy should be run as an exception test when levels of wear particles are higher than expected. There are no particle size limits to this testing method. This will help pinpoint the components that are wearing, how our particles regenerate, and…
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Gear Oil Characteristics and Machine Health

Gear Oil Characteristics and Machine Health The equipment in your facility is essential to your business, and it's not cheap either. This is why it is so important to monitor, test, and evaluate your machine health routinely. One of the components you need to focus on is the type of gear oil or lubrication…
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Water Contamination in Lubricants

Water Contamination in Lubricants Water is one of the most destructive contaminants that can enter a lubricated system. It is also one of the most common contaminants, so in this week's blog, we will be discussing the different forms of water that can get into the oil. The Three Forms of Water Contaminants DissolvedEmulsifiedFree…
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Determining Water Content in Oil

Determining Water Content in Oil If you are trying to determine the water content in an oil sample, one of the most common test methods is called the Karl Fischer Titration method. Karl Fischer Titration to Determine Water Content in Oil When we are using Karl Fischer Titration to determine water content, it is…
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