Particles and Contamination: A Beginner’s Guide

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Course Description

Particle contamination can be attributed to a significant amount of the wear that your equipment experiences. But if you don’t yet understand contamination and where it can be coming from, start here! This beginner’s guide will answer common questions about particle contamination, including “What are the most common sources of contamination?” and “What size particle is the most damaging to my equipment?” This course will act as a fundamential base for further courses, including the course Understanding Particles Counts and Setting Target ISO Codes.

Key concepts covered include:

  • Why should you be concerned with particle count
  • What the most damaging particle size is for your equipment
  • Sources to look to for particulate contamination

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