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Which compressor components are most negatively impacted by solid contaminants found in the oil?

Time: 2016-11-09

The Compressor Fluid, Bearings and Air-oil Separators are the three components most negatively impacted by solid contaminants found in the oil. The ultra-fine metal solids commonly found in all compressor fluids accelerate oil degradation, bearing wear and separator fouling, prematurely reducing their useful life, and driving up compressor maintenance costs.