Company Services

Introduction
Koehler Instrument Company is more than a technical instrument manufacturer. We are committed to providing you with full support for your laboratory testing needs. Our extensive range of support services is brought to you by our staff of technically knowledgeable, trained specialists who are experienced in testing petroleum products and servicing instrumentation. We take care of you through the whole process... before and after your purchase from Koehler.

Testing Services
In-house testing services are available for selected test methods. At the Koehler laboratory, we have the technical expertise and instrumentation available to get accurate and reliable test results back to you in a timely manner. This newly added facet to our Technical Service Department has made us a complete source for petroleum testing. Please contact Koehler for additional information.

LUBRICATING OIL TESTS
Bearing Compatibility, Cloud & Pour Points, Coking Tendency, Copper Strip Corrosion, Corrosion of Lead, Corrosivity / Oxidation, Demulsibility Characteristics, Evaporation Loss, L-60-1 Oxidation Test, Oxidation Stability, Rotating Bomb Oxidation (RBOT), Rust Preventing Characteristics, Thin Film Oxidation Uptake, Tribology, Vapor Pressure, Water Separability

FUEL TESTS
Bearing Compatibility, Cloud & Pour Points, Coking Tendency, Copper Strip Corrosion, Corrosion of Lead, Corrosivity/Oxidation, Demulsibility Characteristics, Evaporation Loss, L-60-1 Oxidation Test, Oxidation Stability, Rotating Bomb Oxidation (RBOT), Rust Preventing Characteristics, Thin Film, Oxidation Uptake, Tribology, Vapor Pressure, Water Separability

LUBRICATING GREASE TESTS
Apparent Viscosity, Copper Strip Corrosion, Corrosion Preventive Properties, Dropping Point, Evaporation Loss, Grease Mobility, Leakage Tendencies, Life Performance, Low Temperature Torque, Oil Separation, Oxidation Stability, Particle Contamination, Penetration, Roll Stability, Tribology, Water Leaching, Water Spray Off, Water Washout Characteristics

GENERAL TESTS
Aniline Point, ASTM Color, Autoignition Temperature, Density and Relative Density, Distillation, Film Thickness, Flash Point, Kinematic Viscosity, Penetration, Reid Vapor Pressure, Rust Protection, Salt in Crude, Sampling, Saybolt Color, Sediment Content, Sulfur Content, Thermometer Calibration, Unsulfonated Residue

Training Seminars
Koehler conducts technical training seminars for laboratory personnel on Koehler instrumentation. We actively train our worldwide distributors to ensure the best service to our customers. Customized seminars are available for any combination of Koehler instrumentation and test methods.

Calibration Services
Koehler has numerous reference fluids available for instrument calibration. We also offer calibration services for your convenience. Please contact our Technical Service Department with your needs for reference standards and instrument calibration.

Documentation
Documentation for your testing and quality program needs. We provide complete documentation for every facet of your testing program, from comprehensive operation manuals to test, calibration and service data for your ISO 9000 or related quality system.

Instrument Maintenance
Koehler's technical service group is capable of servicing and maintaining all Koehler instrumentation. Our trained technicians will efficiently diagnose any problem and find the correct solution. Detailed service records are kept for each instrument to assist in recommending maintenance or finding a fast solution to a problem. An extensive stock of replacement parts is on-hand for immediate delivery. Koehler offers instrument service contracts for on-site preventive maintenance and emergency repair. Please contact our Technical Service Department for details.

Customer Care
Applications support before your purchase. By fully understanding your needs, we are able to offer you technical advice and product solutions. Koehler’s trained staff has direct experience with the test standards for which we offer products and services. If one of our standard products does not fit your particular need, our staff will recommend an alternate solution.

After a Koehler product is delivered to your door, our staff will contact you to answer any questions that you may have and to ensure that you have everything that you need. Koehler technical service specialists are always just a phone call away to provide you with information and assistance for your petroleum testing needs...before and after your instrument is delivered.

We at Koehler are readily available to offer our support in any way possible because you are our most important customer.

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