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Lubrication and lubricants; a treatise on the theory and practice of lubrication, and on the nature, properties, and testing of lubricants, Archbutt, Leonard
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Author Name    Archbutt, Leonard

Title   Lubrication and lubricants; a treatise on the theory and practice of lubrication, and on the nature, properties, and testing of lubricants

Binding   Paperback

Book Condition   New

Publisher 2012-05-20 00:00:00.000

ISBN Number    1236287118 / 9781236287113

Seller ID   Z1-F-032-00913

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1900 Excerpt: ...was 14'39. The results in the following table were obtained by Benedikt and Ulzer: --Thus castor oil is sharply distinguished from the other natural oils (except grape-seed oil) by its high acetyl value, less sharply from blown oil, though 10 per cent. of the above sample of blown oil would lower the acetyl value of castor oil from 15 34 to 14-43 per cent. It appears, however, that Bonedikt's method of determining the acetyl values of oils is subject to an important error, which affects the above results in an, at present, unknown degree. Lewkowitsch has found that pure stearic, oleic, and other fatty acids which contain no alcoholic hydroxyl may nevertheless give considerable acetyl values when treated by Benedikt's process. This ho explains by stating that the fatty acids when boiled with a large excess of acetic Proc. Chem. Soc. (1890), pp. 72, 91; Jour. Soc. Chem. Ind., xix. (1890), p. 660. anhydride are converted more or less completely into anhydrides, as shewn by the following equation: --2Ci.H8jCOOH + (C2H30)?0 = (C1?H8aCO),0 + 2CH3COOH Palmitic acid Acetic anhydride Palmitic anhydride Acetic acid When the acetylated product is boiled with water, the greater part of the anhydride is reconverted into acid, (C15HS1C0)20+H20 = 2C15H31COOH, but a variable proportion remains unchanged, and does not combine with potash in the cold; thus the acetyl acid value is too low. On boiling with potash, however, the anhydride readily undergoes hydrolysis, and, by neutralizing potash, causes a fictitious acetyl value to be obtained. This may account for the fact that the acetyl values obtained by other observers have not always agreed with Benedikt's numbers. Thus Wilson gives the following average values for castor, olive, and cottonseed oils: --In order to avoid the ...

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