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AdditivesThe chemistry of lubricant additives is discussed to show what the additives are chemically and what functions they perform in the lubrication of various kinds of equipment. Current theories regarding the mode of action of lubricant additives are presented. The additive groups discussed include the following: (1) detergents and dispersants, (2) corrosion inhibitors, (3) antioxidants, (4) viscosity index improvers, (5) pour point depressants, and (6) antifouling agents.
Document ID
19740004115
Document Type
Conference Paper
Authors
Smalheer, C. V. (Lubrizol Corp. Cleveland, OH, United States)
Date Acquired
August 7, 2013
Publication Date
January 1, 1973
Publication Information
Publication: NASA. Lewis Res. Center Interdisciplinary Approach to Liquid Lubricant Technol.
Subject Category
MACHINE ELEMENTS AND PROCESSES
Distribution Limits
Public
Copyright
Work of the US Gov. Public Use Permitted.

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