Machine & Systems Condition Monitoring Series: Oil Analysis
In approaching the subject of condition monitoring, it is important to realize that it is the unseen and unwanted component in life cycle costs. So often if is seen as the uneconomical aspect of an operation which is the last to be considered. This should not be! It is easy to get a machine going, but to keep it going over a long life, effectively and efficiently, can only be achieved with the help of condition monitoring. Condition monitoring is the key to reliability.