For HFA emulsions/solutions the following tests are performed:
- Recommended Actions
It is recommended to perform the above-mentioned analyses on HFA emulsion/solutions at least 4 times per year. Furthermore it recommended to at least check the concentration on site every day.
For HFC fluids the following tests are performed:
- Reserve Alkalinity
- Particle Counts (ISO 4406)
- Wear Metals Analysis
It is recommended to perform the above-mentioned analyses on HFC fluids at least 4 times per year.
For HFD Fluids the following tests are performed:
- Acid Number
- Moisture Content (%/ppm)
- Particle Count
- Recommended Actions
It is recommended to perform the above-mentioned analyses on HFD fluid at least 2 times per year.
Additional testing is available for problem solving. Quaker has a fully equipped analytical laboratory that can be called upon to guide both service personnel and customers in getting the optimum performance from their QUINTOLUBRIC® hydraulic fluids. In all cases, please mark the sample bottle properly with:
- Company name
- System name or code
- Fluid name in use
- Name and e-mail address of sender
Cost for analyses depend on region.
The analyses can be arranged by sending a sample of at least 500 ml to:
|Europe, Middle East, Africa||North America||South America||Asia||Australia|
|Quaker Chemical BV Industrieweg 7 1422 AH Uithoorn The Netherlands FAO : QSG-lab||Qtrack details FAO : Qtrack *||Quaker Chemical Indústria e Comércio Ltda Av. 44.178, Campo Grande CEP 23078-001 Rio de Janeiro, Brasil FAO : Lab name||Quaker Chemical (China) Co., Ltd. No. 619 TianYing Rd Qingpu Industrial Park Shanghai, China 201700 FAO : Lab name||Oil Check 95 Clapham Road Sefton NSW 2162 Australia FAO : Bill Gunnings|
Results are typically transmitted within 3-4 days of receipt of sample. The cost for one standard analysis report is $50 USD. To take advantage of this service, please follow these instructions:
- Order a QUINTOLUBRIC® sampling kit through Quaker’s Order Services Department (U.S.) at: Telephone: 610.832.7815 or Fax: 610.832.4495.
- Use only the sample bottles supplied in the kit.
- Complete all labels and paperwork supplied with the kit
- Follow safe packaging instructions provided
Each sampling kit contains everything needed for three standard QUINTOLUBRIC® analyses. The kits cost $150.00 USD, which prepays the cost of the analysis and report for each of the three samples.