Introduction to Industrial Lubrication

Learn the concept of lubrication and friction, and demonstrate the benefits of a proper lubrication program.

Prerequisites

This lesson is designed so that no prior knowledge is required. However, knowledge of applied mathematics is recommended.

Description

This is the first lesson in the iKNOW™ Industrial Lubrication Library. This lesson explains the concept of lubrication and friction, and demonstrates the benefits of a proper lubrication program.

Objectives

Define lubrication.  Explain the benefits of a proper lubrication program.  Define friction.  Identify factors that contribute to friction.  Identify the three basic types of friction.  Describe three types of lubrication applications used to reduce friction.


INDUSTRIAL LUBRICATION (4)