Lubrication for Industry, Second Edition

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9780831102135
$44.95
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With over 70% of bearing failures attributed to fruitless lubrication practices, no one involved in asset management can afford to pass up this new edition of Lubrication for Industry. As a clear, succinct, no‐nonsense introduction to the world of industrial lubrication, the second edition dismisses the myths surrounding lubrication and helps users develop a keen sense and understanding of how lubrication both directly and indirectly impacts machine dependability, accessibility, and ultimately, the bottom line. It also provides readers with handy advice that allows them to effect a viable lubrication management program and successfully troubleshoot lubrication related problems immediately, while offering the vital information needed to vastly reduce equipment downtime and increase life cycle management. This information and the methods within are not currently taught in trade apprenticeship and engineering programs.

Features

  • Formatted in an easy‐to‐read style.
  • Clarifies the subject matter by dispelling its myths.
  • Reviews how bearing, lubricant, and lubrication system manufacturers approach the world of lubrication in various ways, and how this affects the reader.
  • Delivers easy‐to‐understand lubricant requirement calculations that are hardly ever disclosed by lubrication companies.
  • Explains exactly how to manually lubricate a bearing with consistency.
  • Describes how to write an effective Preventive Maintenance job task in objective language to ensure dependable work completion every single time.
  • Illustrates why the grease gun is responsible for so many bearing failures, and how the reader can dramatically increase bearing life in just a few easy steps.
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SKU 9780831102135
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With over 70% of bearing failures attributed to fruitless lubrication practices, no one involved in asset management can afford to pass up this new edition of Lubrication for Industry. As a clear, succinct, no‐nonsense introduction to the world of industrial lubrication, the second edition dismisses the myths surrounding lubrication and helps users develop a keen sense and understanding of how lubrication both directly and indirectly impacts machine dependability, accessibility, and ultimately, the bottom line. It also provides readers with handy advice that allows them to effect a viable lubrication management program and successfully troubleshoot lubrication related problems immediately, while offering the vital information needed to vastly reduce equipment downtime and increase life cycle management. This information and the methods within are not currently taught in trade apprenticeship and engineering programs.

Features

  • Formatted in an easy‐to‐read style.
  • Clarifies the subject matter by dispelling its myths.
  • Reviews how bearing, lubricant, and lubrication system manufacturers approach the world of lubrication in various ways, and how this affects the reader.
  • Delivers easy‐to‐understand lubricant requirement calculations that are hardly ever disclosed by lubrication companies.
  • Explains exactly how to manually lubricate a bearing with consistency.
  • Describes how to write an effective Preventive Maintenance job task in objective language to ensure dependable work completion every single time.
  • Illustrates why the grease gun is responsible for so many bearing failures, and how the reader can dramatically increase bearing life in just a few easy steps.
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