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    ASTM E124 - 94(2016)

    Standard Specification for Weighing and Drying Apparatus for Microchemical Analysis

    Active Standard ASTM E124 | Developed by Subcommittee: E41.01

    Book of Standards Volume: 14.04

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    This specification covers the general requirements for the components that comprise the apparatus used for the weighing and drying operations in the laboratory practice of microchemical analysis. The components covered here are the following: combustion boats; weighing bottles, cup, and tubes; spatulas; forceps; tare flasks; metal cooling block; metal crucible container with glass cover; and micro glass desiccator with metal insert.

    This abstract is a brief summary of the referenced standard. It is informational only and not an official part of the standard; the full text of the standard itself must be referred to for its use and application. ASTM does not give any warranty express or implied or make any representation that the contents of this abstract are accurate, complete or up to date.

    1. Scope

    1.1 This specification covers apparatus used for weighing and drying operations in microchemical laboratory practice.

    1.2 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as the standard. The metric equivalents may be approximate.

    Note 1: This specification was originally developed by the Committee on Microchemical Apparatus, Division of Analytical Chemistry, American Chemical Society.2

    2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.

    ASTM Standards

    E671 Specification for Maximum Permissible Thermal Residual Stress in Annealed Glass Laboratory Apparatus

    E920 Specification for Commercially Packaged Laboratory Apparatus

    E921 Specification for Export Packaged Laboratory Apparatus

    E1133 Practice for Performance Testing of Packaged Laboratory Apparatus for United States Government Procurements

    E1157 Specification for Sampling and Testing of Reusable Laboratory Glassware

    ICS Code

    ICS Number Code 71.040.20 (Laboratory ware and related apparatus)

    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code 41111500(Weight measuring instruments); 41102400(Laboratory heating and drying equipment)

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    DOI: 10.1520/E0124-94R16

    Citation Format

    ASTM E124-94(2016), Standard Specification for Weighing and Drying Apparatus for Microchemical Analysis, ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA, 2016, www.astm.org

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