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ASTM WK83053

Revision of E585/E585M-18 Standard Specification for Compacted Mineral-Insulated, Metal-Sheathed, Base Metal Thermocouple Cable


Enhance clarity of MgO use as instructed in section 7.2.1 where type 1 and type 2 MgO should be used. Link between E585 and E608 exists where the latter states that standard is for industrial and high reliability use suggesting that type 1 MgO should be used. Additional details required to inform the user.


Developed by Subcommittee: E20.12

Committee: E20

Staff Manager: Krista Robbins

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Date Initiated: 08-08-2022

Technical Contact: Daniel Albert

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