This test machine, is one of the first commercially manufactured and most widely recognized testers for evaluating the load carrying capacity of extreme pressure lubricants. Originally developed in the 1930’s by The Timken Company, this tester evaluates fluid lubricants and greases containing extreme-pressure additives.

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 Standards and methods

  • ASTM D2509 - Standard Test Method for Measurement of Load-Carrying Capacity of Lubricating Grease (Timken Method)
  • ASTM D2782 - Standard Test Method for Measurement of Extreme-Pressure Properties of Lubricating Fluids (Timken Method)