ASTM WK71280

    Revision of D8165 - 19a Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Load-Carrying Capacity of Lubricants Used in Hypoid Final-Drive Axles Operated under Low-Speed and High-Torque Conditions

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    Active Standard: D8165 - 20

    Developed by Subcommittee: D02.B0.03 | Committee D02 | Contact Staff Manager



    WK71280


    Keywords

    abrasive wear; adhesive wear; bearing failure; final drive axle; gear; gear failure; hypoid axle; L-37-1; lubricants; surface fatigue;;

    Rationale

    During an July 12, 2019 Conference Call Meeting, the surveillance Panel agreed to approve Dana hardware used for D6121 testing (L37 test) for use in the D8165 (L-37-1) electric test rig. Accompanying this change are several revisions to the D8165 procedure to clarify what hardware is considered approved for test use. In concurrence, the Gleason lubrited hardware was approved with TMC memo 19-040 on October 1st. The part number for this hardware is being added to the D8165 procedure with this information letter.

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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    01-06-2020

    Technical Contact:
    Frank Farber

    Item:
    011

    Ballot:
    D02 (20-01)

    Status:
    Ballot Item Approved as D8165-2020 and Pending Publication