Common failure modes
Wear and contaminants levels
Water contamination
Understanding if the lubricant viscosity is within specification at 40°C
Enhanced understanding of oil cleanliness from quantifying contamination size to support filtration strategy
Assessment of oil cleanliness, which is important for precision components with tight tolerances and indicates the quality of rubber seals
Indication of whether the fluid has sheared, which affect the lubricant temperature performance and ability to protect against wear
Assessment of oil degradation to understand remaining oil life
Enhanced protection through detecting larger particles

Additional Premium Tests

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For more in-depth insights and a wider range of specialist analysis, additional Premium Test Kits are available for other applications in your industry. A selection is provided below or to view the full range of available tests download the guide below.

  • Coolant Systems
  • Diesel Fuel
  • Grease Lubricated Bearings
  • Industrial Gears (PAG)

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Identify recurrent issues and review actions based on sampling to optimise your equipment performance. Access to Shell experts can help you to:

  • Choose the right test kit
  • Set up optimum oil-test scheduling
  • Provide coaching and training to optimize your equipment

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