Accession Number : AD0741250

Title :   An Investigation of the Effect of the Oil Base on the Mechanical Destruction of Polyisobutylene in Thickened Oils (Issledovanie Vliyaniya Maslyanoi Osnovy na Mekhanicheskuyu Destruksiyu Poliizobutilena v Zagushchennykh Maslakh),

Corporate Author : ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA

Personal Author(s) : Kichkin,G. I. ; Zaskalko,P. P.

Report Date : 20 APR 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : Mechanical and ultrasonic tests show that the viscosity and chemical composition of the solvent have no effect on the breakdown of polyisobutylene, but that the breakdown rate increases with increasing molecular weight and concentration of polyisobutylene. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*LUBRICANT ADDITIVES, *DECOMPOSITION), (*POLYMERS, LUBRICANT ADDITIVES), VISCOSITY, MIXTURES, DEGRADATION, WEAR RESISTANCE, USSR

Subject Categories : Lubricants and Hydraulic Fluids

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE