Root Cause Failure Analysis

Root Cause Analysis of Grease Lubricated Components: Root cause analysis includes a complete root-cause failure report and recommendations for further monitoring and corrective actions. MRG will test for grease consistency, oxidation, product contamination and wear metals utilizing Grease Thief® Analyzer die extrusion test, FTIR, RULER and RDE Spectroscopy. Testing includes Analytical Ferrography and Rheometer testing. Testing can include the submission of a failed component for extraction of grease from failed component and visual inspection for Root Cause Analysis.Root Cause Analysis of Grease Lubricated Components: Root cause analysis includes a complete root-cause failure report and recommendations for further monitoring and corrective actions. MRG will test for grease consistency, oxidation, product contamination and wear metals utilizing Grease Thief® Analyzer die extrusion test, FTIR, RULER and RDE Spectroscopy. Testing includes Analytical Ferrography and Rheometer testing. Testing can include the submission of a failed component for extraction of grease from failed component and visual inspection for Root Cause Analysis.

 

10 day turn-around time, unless explicit instructions are provided by the customer.10 day turn-around time, unless explicit instructions are provided by the customer.

Damaged ball bearing

Spalling

Split half web

Dirty half of bearing

Example Root Cause Analysis Report