ASTM WK34044

    Work Item: ASTM WK34044 - Revision of D613 - 10a Standard Test Method for Cetane Number of Diesel Fuel Oil

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    Active Standard: D613 - 13

    Developed by Subcommittee: D02.01 | Committee D02 | Contact Staff Manager



    1. Rationale

    Better align the method content to the scope and method origins. The method was developed around the use of PRFs but over the years adopted a standard practice around SRFs. This change will allow both as originally intended and utilized i.e., the ARV establishment of SRFs is based on PRFs.


    Keywords

    cetane number; diesel performance; ignition delay;: Calculated Cetane Index (CCI); Cetane number; Cetane test engine; Diesel engine fuel oils; Diesel performance; Ignition--petroleum products;
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    07-11-2011

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    Status:
    Draft Under Development