ASTM WK28500

    Revision of D2983 - 09 Standard Test Method for Low-Temperature Viscosity of Lubricants Measured by Brookfield Viscometer

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    Active Standard: D2983 - 09

    Developed by Subcommittee: D02.07 | Committee D02 | Contact Staff Manager


    1. Rationale

    To investigate the precision problems with the programmable liquid baths utilized in the D2983 method. If the source of the problem can be identified, work toward resolving the issues so that this bath can be utilized satisfactorily within the method.


    Brookfield viscometer; Gear oils (GO); Low-temperature testing--petroleum products/applications; Lubricating oils; Temperature tests--petroleum products; Viscosity--petroleum products;
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:

    Technical Contact:
    Gregory Miiller

    Draft Under Development