Active Standard ASTM E1358 | Developed by Subcommittee: E48.05
Book of Standards Volume: 11.06
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Significance and Use
4.1 This test method provides a rapid determination for moisture in particulate wood fuels in several minutes. The standard method, E871, requires a minimum of 18 h. This method is applicable to situations such as the spot-check of the moisture delivered by truck where a quick indication of the moisture of wood delivered is desirable.
1.2 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. No other units of measurement are included in this standard.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
E871 Test Method for Moisture Analysis of Particulate Wood Fuels
E1126 Terminology Relating to Biomass Fuels
ICS Number Code 75.160.10 (Solid fuels)