ASTM D4248 1998 Edition, June 10, 1998
Standard Practice for Design of Steam Turbine Generator Oil Systems
Includes all amendments and changes through Reapproval Notice , 2003
Additional Comments: W/D NO S/S
Published By:ASTM International (ASTM)
This practice is applicable to steam turbine-generator units and provides recommended practices for the design of the oil system.
The oil system is defined as that assembly which uses and circulates the turbine-generator lubricating oil. The oil system generally includes high pressure, bearing, control, generator seal, and drain systems. The system may also include the supply and return lines for a boiler feed pump and hydraulic coupling.
This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.