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ASTM Proficiency Test: Lubricating Grease

EPTIS factsheet 152478 | Last revision 2020-06-05 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts152478 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts152478

PT provider
PT provider ASTM International ASTM International
Based in United States
Product groups Consumer products
Fluid engineering
Petroleum and coal products
Testing fields Analytical chemistry
Materials evaluation
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Lubricating Grease Copper Corrosion ASTM D4048
Evaporation Loss ASTM D972
Oxidation Induction Time ASTM D5483
Corrosion Preventative Properties ASTM D1743
Dropping Point (wide temperature range) ASTM D566, ASTM D2265
Dynamic Rust Test (Emcor) ASTM D6138
Extreme Pressure Properties (Timken, 4-Ball) ASTM D2596
Oil Seperations ASTM D1742, ASTM D6184
Roll Stability ASTM D1831
Water Spray ASTM D4049
Water Washout ASTM D1264
Wear, 4-Ball ASTM D2266, ASTM D4170
Oxidation Stability by Oxygen Bomb Method ASTM D942
High Temp Life Performance ASTM D3527
Leakage Tendencies ASTM D1263, ASTM D4290
Load Carry Capacity ASTM D2509
Cone Penetration 1/4 and 1/2 scale ASTM D217, ASTM D1403
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants
Linked to specific legislation / standards
Additional, subsidiary aims
Number of participants
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party
Operation is commissioned / requested by
Fees and frequency
Participation fee $590
Regularly operated Yes (semiannually)
Year of first operation 2000
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
ASTM International
100 Barr Harbor Drive
19428 West Conshohocken, PA
United States

Phone: +1-610-832-9500
Fax: +1-610-832-9782
Web: http://www.astm.org/STATQA/index.html http://www.astm.org/STATQA/index.html
Amy Meacock
Phone: +1-610-832-9688
Fax: +1-610-832-9782
Email: ptp@astm.org ptp@astm.org
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Application version: 1.23-SNAPSHOT.20230502124635-7925ae379a631fc1ececff45d2921c8db38877d5