1.1 This test method describes the determination of the total water content of paints using a calcium hydride reaction test kit, or water content between 2 and 85 % water.
1.2 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as the 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.
D1193 Specification for Reagent Water
D3925 Practice for Sampling Liquid Paints and Related Pigmented Coatings
D4017 Test Method for Water in Paints and Paint Materials by Karl Fischer Method
E29 Practice for Using Significant Digits in Test Data to Determine Conformance with Specifications
moisture content; test kit; water content; water content of paints by test kit;
ICS Number Code 87.040 (Paints and varnishes)
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Citing ASTM Standards
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