IP 186: Determination of low temperature torque of lubricating grease

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  • Method adopted/last revised: 1993
  • Method reapproved: 2015
  • REF/ISBN: IP186-2937259
  • Status: Current
  • First printed in STM books: January 1993


This method of test determines the resistance caused by the grease at sub-zero temperatures down to -75 °C in an axially loaded ball-bearing rotating at 0.105 rad/s (1 rev/min).

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