Work Item
ASTM WK73057

Revision of D3241-20 Standard Test Method for Thermal Oxidation Stability of Aviation Turbine Fuels


This ballot is being proposed to clarify the procedures for rinsing heater tubes in Section 12.8.2. After the conclusion of the thermal stability test, the heater tube must be rinsed prior to evaluation of the heater tube deposits. This rinsing procedure is critical to the evaluation portion of the test method. This ballot adds additional language to allow operators to properly rinse heater tubes. This ballot was approved by the Subcommittee J Chairman in an email dated 16-March-2020.


Developed by Subcommittee: D02.J0

Committee: D02

Staff Manager: Alyson Fick

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 05-14-2020

Technical Contact: Kevin Bower

Item: 012

Ballot: D02.J0 (20-03)

Status: Will Reballot Item

Item: 010

Ballot: D02.J0 (20-05)

Status: Negative Votes Need Resolution