ASTM International - ASTM D2509-93(1998)
Standard Test Method for Measurement of Load-Carrying Capacity of Lubricating Grease (Timken Method)
|Publication Date:||10 June 1998|
|ICS Code (Lubricants, industrial oils and related products):||75.100|
1.1 This test method covers the determination of the load-carrying capacity of lubricating greases by means of the Timken Extreme Pressure Tester.
1.2 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as the standard. The values given in parentheses are for information only.
1.3 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety problems, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.> For specific precautionary statements see Notes 1, 2, and 4.