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ASTM WK78334

Revision of D8210-20 Standard Test Method for Automatic Determination of Low-Temperature Viscosity of Automatic Transmission Fluids, Hydraulic Fluids, and Lubricants Using a Rotational Viscometer


This revision is to: 1) Correct an error in Note 6 and in Table A1.1 heading. 2) Update the information in Reference 4. 3) Revise the viscometer programs to also calculate an initial viscosity, measured between 5 s and 10 s. 4) Revise paragraph 4.3. 5) Potentially add a note to paragraph 4 regarding shear thinning as related to fit for purpose.


Developed by Subcommittee: D02.07

Committee: D02

Staff Manager: Alyson Fick

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 09-16-2021

Technical Contact: Kenneth Henderson

Item: 002

Ballot: D02.07 (21-09)

Status: Withdrawn From Balloting

Item: 031

Ballot: D02 (22-01)

Status: Withdrawn From Balloting

Item: 038

Ballot: D02 (22-04)

Status: Ballot Item Approved