ISO 8579-2:1993
ISO 8579-2:1993


Specifies the methods for determining mechanical vibration of individually housed, enclosed, speed-increasing and speed-reducing gear units. Specifies methods for measuring housing and shaft vibrations, and the types of instrumentation, measurement methods and testing procedures for determining vibration levels. Vibration grades for acceptance are included. Applies only to a gear unit under test and operating within its design speed, load, temperature range and lubrication for acceptance testing at the manufacturer's facility.

General information 

  •  :  Withdrawn
     : 1993-02
  •  : 1
     : 14
  •  : ISO/TC 60 Gears
  •  :
    17.160 Vibrations, shock and vibration measurements
    21.200 Gears

Life cycle

Got a question?

Check out our FAQs

Customer care
+41 22 749 08 88

Opening hours:
Monday to Friday - 09:00-12:00, 14:00-17:00 (UTC+1)

Keep up to date with ISO

Sign up to our newsletter for the latest news, views and product information.