ASTM International - ASTM D1742-94(2000)e1
Standard Test Method for Oil Separation from Lubricating Grease During Storage
|Publication Date:||10 June 2000|
|ICS Code (Lubricants, industrial oils and related products):||75.100|
1.1 This test method covers the determination of the tendency of a lubricating grease to separate oil during storage in both normally filled and partially filled containers.
1.2 This test method is not suitable for greases softer than NLGI No. 1 grade.
1.3 Values stated in acceptable SI units are to be regarded as the standard except for the dimensions in Fig. 2 where inch-pound units are standard.
1.4 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. For a specific hazard statement, see 7.1.