Work Item
ASTM WK87740

New Test Method for Residue testing of a ceramic slurry.

1. Scope

This test method covers a single point wet sieve analysis of ceramic body slips and glazes.


residue particle size slip body glaze slurry; grinding ball mill


This test method is currently utilized in some form by the majority of tile manufactures around the world. It is a quick test that is an indicator of grinding efficiency and allows for process adjustments to make necessary changes.
This type of test is also used by ball mill suppliers in gauging equipment performance and commissioning new units.

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


Developed by Subcommittee: C21.04

Committee: C21

Staff Manager: Melissa Marcinowski

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 09-05-2023

Technical Contact: James Neel

Item: 000