ASTM WK17918

    Revision of D7224 - 07 Standard Test Method for Determining Water Separation Characteristics of Kerosine-Type Aviation Turbine Fuels Containing Additives by Portable Separometer

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    Active Standard: D7224 - 13

    Developed by Subcommittee: D02.J0 | Committee D02 | Contact Staff Manager



    WK17918

    1. Rationale

    Emcee Electronics Ltd. has developed a new model of MicroSeparometer, the Mark X. Following extensive lab testing which has demonstrated equivalency of the Mark X to the currently approved Mark V Deluxe model, a revision to D7224 will be balloted to include the Mark X model in the test method, and add a reference to Research Report XXXX which documents the laboratory testing and equivalency.


    Keywords

    additives; aviation turbine fuel; coalescence; jet fuel; micro-separometer; MSEP rating; surfactant; water separation;
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    12-26-2007

    Technical Contact:
    Chris Papastrat

    Item:
    030

    Ballot:
    D02 (08-06)

    Status:
    Ballot Item Approved