Accession Number:

ADA374631

Title:

Solid Film Lubricant Evaluation Techniques

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE MATERIALS LAB WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

59.0

Abstract:

Document discusses the use of mechanical, physical and chemical evaluation techniques for solid lubricants. Those mechanical evaluation tests reviewed include simulative friction and wear tests and component test employing specimens such as gears and bearings. Physical and chemical tests include those for studying adhesion, thermal resistance, fluid compatibility, oxidation behavior, film thickness and thermal shock tests.

Subject Categories:

  • Lubricants and Hydraulic Fluids
  • Machinery and Tools

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE