ASTM International - ASTM D7669-15
Standard Guide for Practical Lubricant Condition Data Trend Analysis
|Publication Date:||1 April 2015|
|ICS Code (Lubricants, industrial oils and related products):||75.100|
significance And Use:
5.1 This guide is intended to provide machinery maintenance and monitoring personnel with a guideline for performing trend analysis to aid in the interpretation of machinery condition data.
1.1 This guide covers practical techniques for condition data trend analysis.
1.2 The techniques may be utilized for all instrumentation that provides numerical test results. This guide is written specifically for data obtained from lubricant samples. Other data obtained and associated with the machine may also be used in determining the machine condition.
1.3 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.