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TestOil Quality Assurance

TestOil Quality Assurance https://youtu.be/PpDRKovYAoE 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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Oil Analysis for Bearings with Microscopy Offered by TestOil

CLEVELAND June 22, 2021 -- TestOil, the industry leader in lubricant analysis, offers no-cost microscopy and analytical ferrography for oil samples that require further investigation. Microscopy measures the metallic wear particles in an oil sample using an optical microscope. TestOil Analysts count on it to flag conditions ranging from normal wear debris that needs to be monitored to…
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Combustion and Steam Turbine Oil Analysis for Energy Industry

TestOil offers expert advanced oil analysis for turbines for companies across the spectrum of energy industries. Routine turbine oil analysis includes tests such as particle count, Karl Fischer, elemental spectroscopy, FTIR, Viscosity @40 degrees, and acid number.  Advanced testing will provide more specific information on lubricant condition with tests that include RPVOT, foam, color, rust,…
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Lubricant Antioxidant Analysis

Lubricant Antioxidant Analysis with RULER https://youtu.be/zyPSKCU4JvE 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? https://youtu.be/hZ9bZ7NRsMY 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 https://youtu.be/DAtGbp5aq1M 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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