IP 215: Determination of water washout characteristics of lubricating grease

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  • Method adopted/last revised: 2013
  • Method reapproved: 2017
  • REF/ISBN: IP215-2938621
  • Status: Current
  • First printed in STM books: April 2018

Scope

This standard describes a method to evaluate the resistance of a lubricating grease to washout by water from a bearing, when tested at 38 °C.

NOTE 1 - This test method may not be suitable for testing semi-fluid greases.

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