Active Standard ASTM E1093 | Developed by Subcommittee: E41.01
Book of Standards Volume: 14.04
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This specification covers the physical requirements and corresponding test methods for disposable glass Prothrombin pipets suitable for use in micro techniques for estimating Prothrombin time. The pipet shall be made of Type 1, Class B borosilicate glass, or Type 2 soda lime glass. The physical properties to which the pipets should adhere to are those for design, dimensions, capacity (accuracy and coefficient of variation), graduation lines, pipet nomenclature, blow-out delivery, color coding, marking permanency, and lot control.
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2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
E438 Specification for Glasses in Laboratory Apparatus
ISO Standard1769 Laboratory Glassware--Pipettes--Color Coding
ICS Number Code 11.100.99 (Other standards related to laboratory medicine)
UNSPSC Code 41121510(Volumetric pipettes)