ASTM WK41876

    Revision of D6896 - 12 Standard Test Method for Determination of Yield Stress and Apparent Viscosity of Used Engine Oils at Low Temperature

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    Active Standard: D6896 - 12

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



    WK41876

    1. Rationale

    1) Revise DCT requirements to include new E20 DCT guide and related documents. 2) Revise equipment description for temperature control to be performance orientated rather than technique specific 3) Revise Shear Stress and Shear Rate definitions to use standard rheology symbols. 4) Modify wording of procedural section to provide better consistency between the four methods using this device.


    Keywords

    low temperature flow properties; low temperature viscosity; mini-rotary viscometer; pumping viscosity; used diesel engine oil; viscosity; yield stress;
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    04-24-2013

    Technical Contact:
    Kenneth Henderson

    Item:
    121

    Ballot:
    D02 (14-01)

    Status:
    Withdrawn From Balloting

    Item:
    122

    Ballot:
    D02 (14-01)

    Status:
    Withdrawn From Balloting

    Item:
    034

    Ballot:
    D02 (14-02)

    Status:
    Ballot Item Approved as D6896-2014 and Pending Publication

    Item:
    035

    Ballot:
    D02 (14-02)

    Status:
    Ballot Item Approved as D6896-2014 and Pending Publication