ASTM D445 - 14e1 Standard Test Method for Kinematic Viscosity of Transparent and Opaque Liquids (and Calculation of Dynamic Viscosity)


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    D88 Standard Test Method for Saybolt Viscosity

    D117 Standard Guide for Sampling, Test Methods, and Specifications for Electrical Insulating Oils of Petroleum Origin

    D128 Standard Test Methods for Analysis of Lubricating Grease

    D154 Standard Guide for Testing Varnishes

    D333 Standard Guide for Clear and Pigmented Lacquers

    D341 Standard Practice for Viscosity-Temperature Charts for Liquid Petroleum Products

    D396 Standard Specification for Fuel Oils

    D446 Standard Specifications and Operating Instructions for Glass Capillary Kinematic Viscometers

    D471 Standard Test Method for Rubber Property—Effect of Liquids

    D892 Standard Test Method for Foaming Characteristics of Lubricating Oils

    D975 Standard Specification for Diesel Fuel Oils

    D1243 Standard Test Method for Dilute Solution Viscosity of Vinyl Chloride Polymers

    D1343 Standard Test Method for Viscosity of Cellulose Derivatives by Ball-Drop Method

    D1569 Standard Test Methods for Detergent Alkylate

    D1601 Standard Test Method for Dilute Solution Viscosity of Ethylene Polymers

    D1655 Standard Specification for Aviation Turbine Fuels

    D1763 Standard Specification for Epoxy Resins

    D1795 Standard Test Method for Intrinsic Viscosity of Cellulose

    D2140 Standard Practice for Calculating Carbon-Type Composition of Insulating Oils of Petroleum Origin

    D2161 Standard Practice for Conversion of Kinematic Viscosity to Saybolt Universal Viscosity or to Saybolt Furol Viscosity

    D2162 Standard Practice for Basic Calibration of Master Viscometers and Viscosity Oil Standards

    D2170/D2170M Standard Test Method for Kinematic Viscosity of Asphalts (Bitumens)

    D2225 Standard Test Methods for Silicone Fluids Used for Electrical Insulation

    D2226 Standard Classification for Various Types of Petroleum Oils for Rubber Compounding Use

    D2270 Standard Practice for Calculating Viscosity Index From Kinematic Viscosity at 40 and 100°C

    D2296 Standard Specification for Continuity of Quality of Electrical Insulating Polybutene Oil for Capacitors

    D2414 Standard Test Method for Carbon Black—Oil Absorption Number (OAN)

    D2501 Standard Test Method for Calculation of Viscosity-Gravity Constant (VGC) of Petroleum Oils

    D2502 Standard Test Method for Estimation of Mean Relative Molecular Mass of Petroleum Oils from Viscosity Measurements

    D2532 Standard Test Method for Viscosity and Viscosity Change After Standing at Low Temperature of Aircraft Turbine Lubricants

    D2603 Standard Test Method for Sonic Shear Stability of Polymer-Containing Oils

    D2669 Standard Test Method for Apparent Viscosity of Petroleum Waxes Compounded with Additives (Hot Melts)

    D2857 Standard Practice for Dilute Solution Viscosity of Polymers

    D2880 Standard Specification for Gas Turbine Fuel Oils

    D2893 Standard Test Method for Oxidation Characteristics of Extreme-Pressure Lubrication Oils

    D3236 Standard Test Method for Apparent Viscosity of Hot Melt Adhesives and Coating Materials

    D3487 Standard Specification for Mineral Insulating Oil Used in Electrical Apparatus

    D3591 Standard Test Method for Determining Logarithmic Viscosity Number of Poly(Vinyl Chloride) (PVC) in Formulated Compounds

    D3607 Standard Test Method for Removing Volatile Contaminants from Used Engine Oils by Stripping

    D3699 Standard Specification for Kerosine

    D3809 Standard Test Methods for Synthetic Dielectric Fluids For Capacitors

    D4040 Standard Test Method for Rheological Properties of Paste Printing and Vehicles by the Falling-Rod Viscometer

    D4052 Standard Test Method for Density, Relative Density, and API Gravity of Liquids by Digital Density Meter

    D4054 Standard Practice for Qualification and Approval of New Aviation Turbine Fuels and Fuel Additives

    D4057 Standard Practice for Manual Sampling of Petroleum and Petroleum Products

    D4142 Standard Guide for Testing Epoxy Resins

    D4174 Standard Practice for Cleaning, Flushing, and Purification of Petroleum Fluid Hydraulic Systems

    D4243 Standard Test Method for Measurement of Average Viscometric Degree of Polymerization of New and Aged Electrical Papers and Boards

    D4283 Standard Test Method for Viscosity of Silicone Fluids

    D4293 Standard Specification for Phosphate Ester Based Fluids for Turbine Lubrication

    D4304 Standard Specification for Mineral and Synthetic Lubricating Oil Used in Steam or Gas Turbines

    D4378 Standard Practice for In-Service Monitoring of Mineral Turbine Oils for Steam, Gas, and Combined Cycle Turbines

    D4486 Standard Test Method for Kinematic Viscosity of Volatile and Reactive Liquids

    D4504 Standard Specification for Molded Polyethylene Open-Head-Pails for Industrial Shipping of Nonhazardous Goods

    D4603 Standard Test Method for Determining Inherent Viscosity of Poly(Ethylene Terephthalate) (PET) by Glass Capillary Viscometer

    D4636 Standard Test Method for Corrosiveness and Oxidation Stability of Hydraulic Oils, Aircraft Turbine Engine Lubricants, and Other Highly Refined Oils

    D4652 Standard Specification for Silicone Fluid Used for Electrical Insulation

    D4682 Standard Specification for Miscibility with Gasoline and Fluidity of Two-Stroke-Cycle Gasoline Engine Lubricants

    D4731 Standard Specification for Hot-Application Filling Compounds for Telecommunications Wire and Cable

    D4732 Standard Specification for Cool-Application Filling Compounds for Telecommunications Wire and Cable

    D4857 Standard Test Method for Determination of the Ability of Lubricants to Minimize Ring Sticking and Piston Deposits in Two-Stroke-Cycle Gasoline Engines Other Than Outboards

    D4858 Standard Test Method for Determination of the Tendency of Lubricants to Promote Preignition in Two-Stroke-Cycle Gasoline Engines

    D4859 Standard Specification for Lubricants for Two-Stroke-Cycle Spark-Ignition Gasoline Engines-TC

    D4863 Standard Test Method for Determination of Lubricity of Two-Stroke-Cycle Gasoline Engine Lubricants

    D4871 Standard Guide for Universal Oxidation/Thermal Stability Test Apparatus

    D4878 Standard Test Methods for Polyurethane Raw Materials: Determination of Viscosity of Polyols

    D4889 Standard Test Methods for Polyurethane Raw Materials: Determination of Viscosity of Crude or Modified Isocyanates

    D4924 Standard Classification for Petroleum Waxes for Use in Rubber Compounding

    D5222 Standard Specification for High Fire-Point Mineral Electrical Insulating Oils

    D5275 Standard Test Method for Fuel Injector Shear Stability Test (FISST) for Polymer Containing Fluids

    D5282 Standard Test Methods for Compatibility of Construction Material with Silicone Fluid Used for Electrical Insulation

    D5363 Standard Specification for Anaerobic Single-Component Adhesives (AN)

    D5372 Standard Guide for Evaluation of Hydrocarbon Heat Transfer Fluids

    D5621 Standard Test Method for Sonic Shear Stability of Hydraulic Fluids

    D5704 Standard Test Method for Evaluation of the Thermal and Oxidative Stability of Lubricating Oils Used for Manual Transmissions and Final Drive Axles

    D5763 Standard Test Method for Oxidation and Thermal Stability Characteristics of Gear Oils Using Universal Glassware

    D5900 Standard Specification for Physical and Chemical Properties of Industry Reference Materials (IRM)

    D5964 Standard Practice for Rubber IRM 901, IRM 902, and IRM 903 Replacement Oils for ASTM No. 1, ASTM No. 2, and ASTM No. 3 Oils

    D5966 Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Engine Oils for Roller Follower Wear in Light-Duty Diesel Engine

    D5967 Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Diesel Engine Oils in T-8 Diesel Engine

    D6074 Standard Guide for Characterizing Hydrocarbon Lubricant Base Oils

    D6080 Standard Practice for Defining the Viscosity Characteristics of Hydraulic Fluids

    D6158 Standard Specification for Mineral Hydraulic Oils

    D6224 Standard Practice for In-Service Monitoring of Lubricating Oil for Auxiliary Power Plant Equipment

    D6278 Standard Test Method for Shear Stability of Polymer Containing Fluids Using a European Diesel Injector Apparatus

    D6439 Standard Guide for Cleaning, Flushing, and Purification of Steam, Gas, and Hydroelectric Turbine Lubrication Systems

    D6448 Standard Specification for Industrial Burner Fuels from Used Lubricating Oils

    D6469 Standard Guide for Microbial Contamination in Fuels and Fuel Systems

    D6514 Standard Test Method for High Temperature Universal Oxidation Test for Turbine Oils

    D6593 Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Automotive Engine Oils for Inhibition of Deposit Formation in a Spark-Ignition Internal Combustion Engine Fueled with Gasoline and Operated Under Low-Temperature, Light-Duty Conditions

    D6618 Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Engine Oils in Diesel Four-Stroke Cycle Supercharged 1M-PC Single Cylinder Oil Test Engine

    D6666 Standard Guide for Evaluation of Aqueous Polymer Quenchants

    D6681 Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Engine Oils in a High Speed, Single-Cylinder Diesel Engine—Caterpillar 1P Test Procedure

    D6709 Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Automotive Engine Oils in the Sequence VIII Spark-Ignition Engine (CLR Oil Test Engine)

    D6710 Standard Guide for Evaluation of Hydrocarbon-Based Quench Oil

    D6750 Standard Test Methods for Evaluation of Engine Oils in a High-Speed, Single-Cylinder Diesel Engine—1K Procedure(0.4?% Fuel Sulfur) and 1N Procedure(0.04?% Fuel Sulfur)

    D6751 Standard Specification for Biodiesel Fuel Blend Stock (B100) for Middle Distillate Fuels

    D6813 Standard Guide for Performance Evaluation of Hydraulic Fluids for Piston Pumps

    D6823 Standard Specification for Commercial Boiler Fuels With Used Lubricating Oils

    D6837 Standard Test Method for Measurement of Effects of Automotive Engine Oils on Fuel Economy of Passenger Cars and Light-Duty Trucks in Sequence VIB Spark Ignition Engine

    D6838 Standard Test Method for Cummins M11 High Soot Test

    D6871 Standard Specification for Natural (Vegetable Oil) Ester Fluids Used in Electrical Apparatus

    D6891 Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Automotive Engine Oils in the Sequence IVA Spark-Ignition Engine

    D6894 Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Aeration Resistance of Engine Oils in Direct-Injected Turbocharged Automotive Diesel Engine

    D6923 Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Engine Oils in a High Speed, Single-Cylinder Diesel Engine—Caterpillar 1R Test Procedure

    D6975 Standard Test Method for Cummins M11 EGR Test

    D6984 Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Automotive Engine Oils in the Sequence IIIF, Spark-Ignition Engine

    D6987/D6987M Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Diesel Engine Oils in T-10 Exhaust Gas Recirculation Diesel Engine

    D7042 Standard Test Method for Dynamic Viscosity and Density of Liquids by Stabinger Viscometer (and the Calculation of Kinematic Viscosity)

    D7109 Standard Test Method for Shear Stability of Polymer Containing Fluids Using a European Diesel Injector Apparatus at 30 and 90 Cycles

    D7152 Standard Practice for Calculating Viscosity of a Blend of Petroleum Products

    D7155 Standard Practice for Evaluating Compatibility of Mixtures of Turbine Lubricating Oils

    D7156 Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Diesel Engine Oils in the T-11 Exhaust Gas Recirculation Diesel Engine

    D7223 Standard Specification for Aviation Certification Turbine Fuel

    D7279 Standard Test Method for Kinematic Viscosity of Transparent and Opaque Liquids by Automated Houillon Viscometer

    D7320 Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Automotive Engine Oils in the Sequence IIIG, Spark-Ignition Engine

    D7412 Standard Test Method for Condition Monitoring of Phosphate Antiwear Additives in In-Service Petroleum and Hydrocarbon Based Lubricants by Trend Analysis Using Fourier Transform Infrared (FT-IR) Spectrometry

    D7414 Standard Test Method for Condition Monitoring of Oxidation in In-Service Petroleum and Hydrocarbon Based Lubricants by Trend Analysis Using Fourier Transform Infrared (FT-IR) Spectrometry

    D7415 Standard Test Method for Condition Monitoring of Sulfate By-Products in In-Service Petroleum and Hydrocarbon Based Lubricants by Trend Analysis Using Fourier Transform Infrared (FT-IR) Spectrometry

    D7416 Standard Practice for Analysis of In-Service Lubricants Using a Particular Five-Part (Dielectric Permittivity, Time-Resolved Dielectric Permittivity with Switching Magnetic Fields, Laser Particle Counter, Microscopic Debris Analysis, and Orbital Viscome

    D7417 Standard Test Method for Analysis of In-Service Lubricants Using Particular Four-Part Integrated Tester (Atomic Emission Spectroscopy, Infrared Spectroscopy, Viscosity, and Laser Particle Counter)

    D7422 Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Diesel Engine Oils in T-12 Exhaust Gas Recirculation Diesel Engine

    D7467 Standard Specification for Diesel Fuel Oil, Biodiesel Blend (B6 to B20)

    D7468 Standard Test Method for Cummins ISM Test

    D7483 Standard Test Method for Determination of Dynamic Viscosity and Derived Kinematic Viscosity of Liquids by Oscillating Piston Viscometer

    D7484 Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Automotive Engine Oils for Valve-Train Wear Performance in Cummins ISB Medium-Duty Diesel Engine

    D7528 Standard Test Method for Bench Oxidation of Engine Oils by ROBO Apparatus

    D7544 Standard Specification for Pyrolysis Liquid Biofuel

    D7549 Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Heavy-Duty Engine Oils under High Output Conditions—Caterpillar C13 Test Procedure

    D7566 Standard Specification for Aviation Turbine Fuel Containing Synthesized Hydrocarbons

    D7578 Standard Guide for Calibration Requirements for Elemental Analysis of Petroleum Products and Lubricants

    D7583 Standard Test Method for John Deere Coolant Cavitation Test

    D7589 Standard Test Method for Measurement of Effects of Automotive Engine Oils on Fuel Economy of Passenger Cars and Light-Duty Trucks in Sequence VID Spark Ignition Engine

    D7596 Standard Test Method for Automatic Particle Counting and Particle Shape Classification of Oils Using a Direct Imaging Integrated Tester

    D7624 Standard Test Method for Condition Monitoring of Nitration in In-Service Petroleum and Hydrocarbon-Based Lubricants by Trend Analysis Using Fourier Transform Infrared (FT-IR) Spectrometry

    D7665 Standard Guide for Evaluation of Biodegradable Heat Transfer Fluids

    D7666 Standard Specification for Triglyceride Burner Fuel

    D7720 Standard Guide for Statistically Evaluating Measurand Alarm Limits when Using Oil Analysis to Monitor Equipment and Oil for Fitness and Contamination

    D7752 Standard Practice for Evaluating Compatibility of Mixtures of Hydraulic Fluids

    D7776 Standard Guide for Self-Assessment of Quality System Practices in Petroleum Products and Lubricant Testing Laboratories

    D7826 Standard Guide for Evaluation of New Aviation Gasolines and New Aviation Gasoline Additives

    D7844 Standard Test Method for Condition Monitoring of Soot in In-Service Lubricants by Trend Analysis using Fourier Transform Infrared (FT-IR) Spectrometry

    D7863 Standard Guide for Evaluation of Convective Heat Transfer Coefficient of Liquids

    D7887 Standard Guide for Selection of Substitute, Non-hazardous, Liquid Filling Substances for Packagings Subjected to the United Nations Performance Tests

    E709 Standard Guide for Magnetic Particle Testing

    E2412 Standard Practice for Condition Monitoring of Used Lubricants by Trend Analysis Using Fourier Transform Infrared (FT-IR) Spectrometry

    F631 Standard Guide for Collecting Skimmer Performance Data in Controlled Environments

    F715 Standard Test Methods for Coated Fabrics Used for Oil Spill Control and Storage

    F1434 Standard Practice for Estimating the Performance of a Fuser Oil in an Electrostatic Copier or Printer

    F2084/F2084M Standard Guide for Collecting Containment Boom Performance Data in Controlled Environments

    F2161 Standard Guide for Instrument and Precision Bearing Lubricants-Part 1 Oils


    Referenced ASTM Standards The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.

    D446 Specifications and Operating Instructions for Glass Capillary Kinematic Viscometers

    D1193 Specification for Reagent Water

    D1217 Test Method for Density and Relative Density (Specific Gravity) of Liquids by Bingham Pycnometer

    D1480 Test Method for Density and Relative Density (Specific Gravity) of Viscous Materials by Bingham Pycnometer

    D1481 Test Method for Density and Relative Density (Specific Gravity) of Viscous Materials by Lipkin Bicapillary Pycnometer

    D2162 Practice for Basic Calibration of Master Viscometers and Viscosity Oil Standards

    D2170 Test Method for Kinematic Viscosity of Asphalts (Bitumens)

    D2171 Test Method for Viscosity of Asphalts by Vacuum Capillary Viscometer

    D6071 Test Method for Low Level Sodium in High Purity Water by Graphite Furnace Atomic Absorption Spectroscopy

    D6074 Guide for Characterizing Hydrocarbon Lubricant Base Oils

    D6299 Practice for Applying Statistical Quality Assurance and Control Charting Techniques to Evaluate Analytical Measurement System Performance

    D6300 Practice for Determination of Precision and Bias Data for Use in Test Methods for Petroleum Products and Lubricants

    D6617 Practice for Laboratory Bias Detection Using Single Test Result from Standard Material

    E1 Specification for ASTM Liquid-in-Glass Thermometers

    E77 Test Method for Inspection and Verification of Thermometers

    E1137/E1137M Specification for Industrial Platinum Resistance Thermometers