Flashcards in Storage, Handling, and Application of Lubricants Deck (7)
What are six important factors to consider in the design of a circulating oil system?
Reservoir capacity, dimensions, locations, materials, baffles; oil flow; temperature; hydraulic fluid; size and positioning of vents; pump type and rating; filter types, ratings and locations; actuator type and size; design of fluid conductors; valve types and orientations.
Name three methods of applying grease.
Centralized grease system
Where should baffles be placed in a reservoir in relation to the inlet and suction line in a lube system?
Between the inlet and suction line
In a bulk storage tank, the suction line should be located at least _______ to _______ _______ from the _______ of the tank.
4 to 6 Inches from the bottom of the tank.
Name six types of automatic lubricating systems.
Single line grease
Multiple line grease
Name the major types of lubricants used in and on machine tools.