ASTM WK38538

    Work Item: ASTM WK38538 - Revision of D3427 - 07 Standard Test Method for Air Release Properties of Petroleum Oils

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    Active Standard: D3427 - 12

    Developed by Subcommittee: D02.C0.02 | Committee D02 | Contact Staff Manager

    1. Rationale

    There are numerous concerns with this method that have been discussed over the last 5 years and have not been addressed. This work group is meant to compile and work through these items before the next re-approval cycle (in 2017).


    air entrainment; air release time; gear oil; hydraulic oil; turbine oil; Air release properties; Gas turbine fuel oils; Lubricating oils;
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:

    Technical Contact:
    Janet Barker


    D02 (14-01)

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