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ASTM WK86996

New Test Method for Condition Monitoring of Ester Breakdown I & II in In-Service Polyol Ester Lubricants by Trend Analysis using Fourier Transform Infrared (FT-IR) Spectrometry

1. Scope

This test method covers monitoring ester breakdown I & II in in-service polyol ester lubricants.


condition monitoring; differential trend analysis; direct trend analysis; fourier transform infrared; FT-IR; FTIR; hydrocarbon based lubricants; in-service petroleum lubricants; infrared; IR; lubricants; oils; polyol ester; ester; ester breakdown


update E2412 method to D7418 requirements

The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.


Developed by Subcommittee: D02.96.03

Committee: D02

Staff Manager: Alyson Fick

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 06-29-2023

Technical Contact: David Swanson

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