Effect of Various Compounds in Use With Airplane Engines Upon Foaming of Aircraft Lubricating Oil

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Report presenting an investigation of aircraft lubricating oil that is contaminated with various materials used in connection with airplane engines or contained in the fuel. Over 60 of the materials have been tested to determine their influence on the foaming of an aircraft lubricating oil. All but 13 of the compounds were found to have a small or negligible effect, but the other 13 were found to be strong foaming agents.

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McBain, J. W. & Woods, W. W. April 1949.

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  • Main Title: Effect of Various Compounds in Use With Airplane Engines Upon Foaming of Aircraft Lubricating Oil
  • Series Title: NACA Technical Notes

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Report presenting an investigation of aircraft lubricating oil that is contaminated with various materials used in connection with airplane engines or contained in the fuel. Over 60 of the materials have been tested to determine their influence on the foaming of an aircraft lubricating oil. All but 13 of the compounds were found to have a small or negligible effect, but the other 13 were found to be strong foaming agents.

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18 p.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: 93R11793
  • URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2060/19930082503 External Link
  • Report No.: NACA-TN-1843
  • Center for AeroSpace Information Number: 19930082503
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc55140

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  • April 1949

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McBain, J. W. & Woods, W. W. Effect of Various Compounds in Use With Airplane Engines Upon Foaming of Aircraft Lubricating Oil, report, April 1949; (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc55140/: accessed September 18, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.