Active Standard ASTM E123 | Developed by Subcommittee: E41.01
Book of Standards Volume: 14.04
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This specification covers the design and dimensional requirements for the assembly that comprise the laboratory apparatus used for determining water in petroleum products and bituminous materials by means of distillation. The assembly shall be composed of the following equipment: glass flask; metal still; gas burner or electric heater; Liebig- or West-type condenser; and traps.
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1.1 This specification covers apparatus used in Test Method D95 and other similar ASTM test methods.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
D95 Test Method for Water in Petroleum Products and Bituminous Materials by Distillation
ICS Number Code 71.040.20 (Laboratory ware and related apparatus)
UNSPSC Code 41104820(Laboratory fractional distillation apparatus)