ASTM International - ASTM D4378-97
Standard Practice for In-Service Monitoring of Mineral Turbine Oils for Steam and Gas Turbines
|Publication Date:||1 January 1997|
|ICS Code (Gas and steam turbines. Steam engines):||27.040|
|ICS Code (Lubricants, industrial oils and related products):||75.100|
1.1 This practice covers the requirements for the effective monitoring of mineral turbine oils in service in steam and gas turbines used for power generation. It includes sampling and testing schedules and recommended action steps, as well as information on how oils degrade.
1.2 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.