ASTM D2338 - 02(2013)
Standard Test Method for Determining Particle Size of Multicolor Lacquers
Significance and Use
4.1 This test method provides a uniform nomenclature for the producer and user in the identification of the various particle sizes used in the manufacture of nitrocellulose-type multicolor lacquers.
1.1 This test method employs photographic reference standards to evaluate the particle size of multicolor lacquers.
1.2 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. The values given in parentheses are for information only.
1.3 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
Grain Sizes (5 photos) Glossy prints of the photographic reference standards showing various particle sizes are available at nominal charge from ASTM International Headquarters. Order Adjunct .
ICS Number Code 87.040 (Paints and varnishes)
UNSPSC Code 31211703(Lacquers)
Referencing This Standard
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ASTM D2338-02(2013), Standard Test Method for Determining Particle Size of Multicolor Lacquers, ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA, 2013, www.astm.org
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