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    Quality Control for Diesel Fuel in Long-Term Emergency Storage

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    Certain large emergency power systems, powered by diesel engines, impose long storage periods on the fuel. The paper describes a detailed quality control program for such fuel systems, including fuel selection, clean-up hardware, and fuel testing before and after storage. Fuel specifications and acceptance limits and the reasons for the limits are presented.


    diesel fuels, emergency power, long-time storage, quality control testing

    Author Information:

    Strauss, KH
    Consultant, PoughkeepsieNY,

    Committee/Subcommittee: D02.E0

    DOI: 10.1520/STP10048S