The consumption lubrication is characterised by a intermittent and a continuous supply of fresh lubricant to one or several lubrication points.
The lubricant is only used once in the lubrication process, therefore the lubricant is only used in very small quantities and exactely dosed by special devises. After the lubrication process is finished, the lubricant, if it still exists, is replaced by a fresh one.
lubrication requires a precise control.
Advantages of the consumption lubrication: