Accession Number : AD0717824

Title :   Effect of Surface-Active Lubricants on the Contact Fatigue Life of Hardened Ball-Bearing Steel,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Karpenko,G. V. ; Katsov,K. B. ; Kuslitskii,A. B.

Report Date : 16 NOV 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : The addition of up to 0.2 percent stearic acid to industrial oils reduced the contact fatigue limit of steels. Concentrations of 0.2-0.3 percent had no effect. The effect of steric acid addition was reduced on steels of higher purity. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*LUBRICANT ADDITIVES, *SURFACE ACTIVE SUBSTANCES), (*STEARIC ACID, LUBRICANT ADDITIVES), (*STEEL, LUBRICANTS), FATIGUE(MECHANICS), USSR

Subject Categories : Lubricants and Hydraulic Fluids

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE