Accession Number : ADD009389

Title :   Analysis of Lubricating Oils for Iron Content.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Eisentraut,Kent J ; Ross,William D ; Hillan,William J ; Brooks,Joseph J ; Duffy,Thomas G

Report Date : 13 Apr 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 14

Abstract : This patent discloses an apparatus for analyzing a used lubricating oil for iron wear metal content which comprises a series of containers, at least one of which is adapted for holding a test sample material while the remaining containers are adapted for holding 3 separate reagent sample materials. Also included are a reaction chamber, means for transferring the test sample material and the reagent materials from the series of containers to the reaction chamber which may also function as a test cell.

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Lubricating oils, *Chemical analysis, *Iron compounds, Absorption spectra, Methodology, Analytical chemistry, Particles, Composition(Property), Wear, Atomic spectroscopy, Quantitative analysis, Test equipment, Aircraft engines, Failure(Mechanics)

Subject Categories : Organic Chemistry
      Atomic and Molecular Physics and Spectroscopy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE