After finishing this lesson, you will be able to describe the factors you must consider when selecting a lubricant for a specific piece of equipment. In addition, you will be able to identify different viscosity grades and explain what each grade represents.
• Describe the importance of base oil viscosity when selecting a grease
• Discuss additives and explain how they impact grease selection
• Recall organizations with common viscosity grading systems
• Identify common types of oil lubrication methods