ASTM D2540-93(2001)

    Standard Test Method for Drop-Weight Sensitivity of Liquid Monopropellants (Withdrawn 2003)

    Withdrawn Standard: ASTM D2540-93(2001) | Developed by Subcommittee: F07.90


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    1. Scope

    1.1 This test method covers the determination of the sensitivity of liquid monopropellants to the impact of a drop weight.

    1.2 This standard should be used to measure and describe the properties of materials, products, or assemblies in response to heat and flame under controlled laboratory conditions and should not be used to describe or appraise the fire hazard or fire risk of materials, products, or assemblies under actual fire conditions. However, results of this test may be used as elements of a fire risk assessment which takes into account all of the factors which are pertinent to an assessment of the fire hazard of a particular end use.

    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.

    1.4 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as the standard. The values given in parentheses are for information only.

    Referencing This Standard

    DOI: 10.1520/D2540-93R01

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    Citation Format

    ASTM D2540-93(2001), Standard Test Method for Drop-Weight Sensitivity of Liquid Monopropellants (Withdrawn 2003), ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA, 1993,

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