Oil Oxidation Stability Test

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While the Turbine Oil Oxidation Stability Test (TOST, formally ASTM D943) can evaluate the oxidation stability of various industrial lubricants in the presence of water, the test has its limitations. This article shows when TOST will be a valuable resource, when it will be less valuable and alternate indicators to consider when evaluating your hydraulic oil life.

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4/17/2016

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