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ASTM D3289-97

Standard Test Method for Density of Semi-Solid and Solid Bituminous Materials (Nickel Crucible Method)


1.1 This test method covers the determination of the specific gravity or density of semi-solid and solid bituminous materials by nickel crucible at a standard test temperature.

Note 1-The comparable pycnometer method for the determination of specific gravity or density of semi-solid bituminous materials is described in Test Method D70.

1.2 This standard does not purport to address the safety problems associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

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Book of Standards Volume: 04.03
Developed by Subcommittee: D04.47
Pages: 3
DOI: 10.1520/D3289-97
ICS Code: 91.100.50; 93.080.20