Final Draft International Standard
ISO/PRF 8838
Plain bearings — Water-lubricated plain bearing materials
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ISO/PRF 8838
Edition 1
Final Draft
International Standard
ISO/PRF 8838
This draft is in the approval phase.


This document gives guidelines for the selection and use of water-lubricated plain bearing materials used under fluid lubrication or boundary lubrication conditions. In addition, this document gives guidelines on mating (shaft) materials, lubrication methods and items to consider during design when using water-lubricated plain bearing materials.

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    : Final text received or FDIS registered for formal approval [50.00]
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  • ISO/TC 123/SC 7
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