Top Considerations When Filtering Heavy Gear Oil

Filterability, oil temperature, flow rate, filter size and media type all need to be considered for heavy gear oil filtering

Noria Heavygearoil Filter
Noria Corporation

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It is true that high-viscosity oils are not as easily filtered. However, all of this is influenced by several variables that need to be considered:

  • Filterability
  • Oil temperature
  • Flow rate
  • Filter size
  • Media type

(read more about each of these considerations for heavy gear oil filtration...)