Article - 4 Feb 2009
Automated rotrode filter spectroscopy (A-RFS) is a sample preparation device designed for the AES that concentrates large and small wear metal debris in a graphite filter electrode. When the graphite...
Article - 28 Jan 2015
Automated SEM-based particle and feature analysis has been utilized in a number of applications such as technical cleanliness analysis and gunshot residue analysis.
Article - 4 May 2006
Three oil analysis techniques were applied to used oil samples from an engine that was run in a test cell. The three techniques were Automatic Wear Particle Shape Classification, Ferrography and...
Article - 16 Feb 2009
In an in-service oil analysis program, lubricating oil is used as a diagnostic medium because as it circulates through an oil-wetted system, it carries with it debris from wearing surfaces, as well as...
Article - 5 May 2006
Oil analysis has been shown to be extremely effective in predicting potential machine failures.
Article - 5 Apr 2019
This article discusses using the Vanta analyzer to measure key wear metals and analyze lubricating oils.
Article - 13 Aug 2018
This article discusses the different ways in which engine oil can wear, and what methods can be used to prevent them.
Article - 19 Dec 2017
Synthetic polyester fluids are formulated for use in aircraft gas turbine engines to deal with a vast range of extreme operating conditions.
Article - 6 Mar 2013
Tullow, Ireland-based T.E. Laboratories is a provider of fuel, oil and environmental analysis services for clients, including Irish Rail. The company utilizes instruments from Spectro, Inc. such as...
Article - 13 Feb 2009
The fundamental premise of machine condition monitoring by wear particle analysis is that an abnormal wear mode causes an increase in the size and concentration of wear particles above a previously...