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Wear Measurements in I. C. engines

C.C. Moore (Union Oil Co., California)
W.L. Kent (Union Oil Co., California)

Industrial Lubrication and Tribology

ISSN: 0036-8792

Article publication date: 1 July 1952



The rapid assessment of rale of wear of engine parts by radioactive methods is proving of great value in connection with the testing of lubricating oils. The two papers below were presented at the recent Summer Meeting of the Society of Automotive Engineers at Atlantic City, New Jersey, and show the advantages of this method over the more conventional physical and chemical wear tests.


Moore, C.C. and Kent, W.L. (1952), "Wear Measurements in I. C. engines", Industrial Lubrication and Tribology, Vol. 4 No. 7, pp. 15-17.




Copyright © 1952, MCB UP Limited

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