Torsional Vibration

Why Beta (Ratio) is the true Alpha

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Why Beta (Ratio) is the true Alpha

Oil Filtration is one of the most commonly followed maintenance-related activities in industry today. Operating personnel are generally aware about the brand and technical specifications of filters such as filter element type, flow rate, and filter nominal ratings. While these parameters are important, one parameter which is not discussed very often is the Beta Ratio […]

Oil Management

Why New Oil is not Clean Oil

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Why New Oil is not Clean Oil

It is mystifying that even seasoned industry professionals fall for this presumption: that new oil received in sealed, steel barrels is clean and ready to use. The reality is that even new oil needs thorough cleaning before you put it to use in your engine or any other machinery. And how does unfiltered, new oil […]

Oil Management

Oil’s well when your oil is clean!

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Facts about clean oil

During the two decades that we have been serving the Marine Industry, we have observed that Engineers, in general, do not pay enough attention to oil cleanliness. Oil samples, for Lab analysis, are drawn without much care and attention to detail, samples stay on board for days or weeks before they are landed ashore and […]