ASTM International - ASTM D3117-96e1
Standard Test Method for Wax Appearance Point of Distillate Fuels
|Publication Date:||1 January 1996|
|ICS Code (Liquid fuels):||75.160.20|
1.1 This test method covers the detection of wax in burner fuels, diesel fuels, and turbine engine fuels in the range from -26 to +2°C. It is applicable to a dark-colored oil if the stirrer can be seen under illumination.
1.2 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 specific hazard statements, see Notes 2 through 5.