ASTM D4178 - 82(2017)

    Standard Practice for Calibrating Moisture Analyzers

    Active Standard ASTM D4178 | Developed by Subcommittee: D02.D0

    Book of Standards Volume: 05.02


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    Significance and Use

    3.1 This practice is intended to provide a method to calibrate moisture analyzers used on-stream or in the laboratory.

    1. Scope

    1.1 This practice covers a calibration technique based on the preparation of standards of known water content. This technique is applicable to the production of standards between 20 cm3/m3 and 2000 cm3/m3 water.

    1.2 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard.

    1.2.1 Exception—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, health, and environmental practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

    1.4 This international standard was developed in accordance with internationally recognized principles on standardization established in the Decision on Principles for the Development of International Standards, Guides and Recommendations issued by the World Trade Organization Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Committee.


    ICS Code

    ICS Number Code 71.040.10 (Chemical laboratories. Laboratory equipment)

    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code 41112300(Humidity and moisture measuring instruments)


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    DOI: 10.1520/D4178-82R17

    Citation Format

    ASTM D4178-82(2017), Standard Practice for Calibrating Moisture Analyzers, ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA, 2017, www.astm.org

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