Water washout characteristics of lubricating grease

The apparatus consists of a benchtop case supporting the motor, the bath, the pump and the water pipes. All the electronics is contained in a control box fixed to the instrument body.

  • Enamel finished benchtop steel case.
  • Test bearing housing and shield manufactured exactly as specified in the method.
  • Stainless steel reservoir complete with inlet and outlet lines, aluminium housing mount, chromium plated brass circulating pump, 1/4 HP electric driving motor with belts;
  • Stainless steel cartridge heater.
  • Microprocessor thermoregulator with built-in digital display 0.1°C accuracy. Probe: Pt100 RTD. Working range: from ambient to 100°C. Suitable for working at 37.8 ± 0.1°C and 79 ± 0.1°C;
  • Motor and pulleys for operation at 600 ± 30 rpm;
  • The motor and pulley arrangement permits to start the water pump without starting the bearing for water flow calibration;
  • Regulation and by-pass valve to regulate the flow at 5 ± 0.5 ml/sec through a 1 mm capillary;
  • English written user manual.
  • For 220 V/50 Hz connections: 600 W power consumption;
  • Dimensions: mm 400 x 400 x 600. Weight: 25 kg.
  • CE marked.

AD1264-100        Apparatus


CAL001                PT100 simulator

CAL002                Officially certified PT100 simulator


AD1264-C00        Test bearing type 6204

TA015C-N00       ASTM 34C thermometer (+25°C/+105°C)