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Methods of Lubrication for Bearings

Lubrication of components plays a vital role in the systematic functioning of the each part of the bearings. Hence, the mechanism that accommodates the lubrication of these components should also be given equal priority. The different types of lubrication system available for lubrication of bearings are: Ring lubrication Wick lubrication Splash lubrication Grease lubrication Bath Lubrication Air Oil Mist Lubrication Jet Lubrication Pulsed Air Oil Lubrication Ring Lubrication System The method of ring lubrication involves a ring hanging from down the rotating shaft. The bottom portion of the ring is immersed in the oil container. When the shaft starts rotating, the…