You are being redirected because this document is part of your ASTM Compass® subscription.
    This document is part of your ASTM Compass® subscription.


    Clean Oil Systems for Heavy Duty Gas Turbines


      Format Pages Price  
    PDF (272K) 10 $25   ADD TO CART
    Complete Source PDF (5.0M) 110 $55   ADD TO CART

    Cite this document

    X Add email address send
      .RIS For RefWorks, EndNote, ProCite, Reference Manager, Zoteo, and many others.   .DOCX For Microsoft Word


    Dirt can and has caused failures in gas turbine lubricating oil and fuel oil systems. How clean must these systems be? This can be determined, and, by proper construction, processes, control, and filtration, clean systems can be obtained and measured. Particle counts with no more than 12,000 particles over 5 μm in 100-ml sample are regularly obtained in heavy duty gas turbine oil systems.


    turbine, turbine oil lubrication, fuel oil

    Author Information:

    Smith, A. N.
    Supervising engineer, General Electric Co., Schenectady, N. Y.

    Committee/Subcommittee: D20.09

    DOI: 10.1520/STP45879S