ASTM D7683

Standard Test Method for Cloud Point of Petroleum Products and Liquid Fuels (Small Test Jar Method)

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Organization: ASTM
Publication Date: 1 May 2017
Status: active
Page Count: 5
ICS Code (Petroleum products in general): 75.080
scope:

This test method covers the determination of the cloud point of petroleum products, biodiesel, and biodiesel blends that are transparent in layers 40 mm in thickness, using an automatic instrument.

The measuring range of the apparatus is from -65 °C to +51 °C, however the precision statements were derived only from samples with cloud point temperatures from -50 °C to +6 °C.

The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. No other units of measurement are included in this standard.

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.

This international standard was developed in accordance with internationally recognized principles on standardization established in the Decision on Principles for the Development of International Standards, Guides and Recommendations issued by the World Trade Organization Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Committee.

*A Summary of Changes section appears at the end of this standard

Document History

ASTM D7683
May 1, 2017
Standard Test Method for Cloud Point of Petroleum Products and Liquid Fuels (Small Test Jar Method)
This test method covers the determination of the cloud point of petroleum products, biodiesel, and biodiesel blends that are transparent in layers 40 mm in thickness, using an automatic instrument....
February 15, 2011
Standard Test Method for Cloud Point of Petroleum Products (Small Test Jar Method)
This test method covers the determination of the cloud point of petroleum products, biodiesel, and biodiesel blends that are transparent in layers 40 mm in thickness, using an automatic instrument....

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