Lubricant reduces the coefficient of friction between the two rubbing surfaces of the machinery, and thus reduces loss energy due to friction. Main functions of a lubricant are: (i) It reduces loss of energy in the form of heat by acting as a coolant.
|Title||:||Problems and Solutions in Engineering Chemistry|
|Author||:||Dr. B.S. Chauhan|
|Publisher||:||Firewall Media - 2008-01-01|