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ASTM Proficiency Test: Engine Coolants

EPTIS factsheet 152792 | Last revision 2020-06-05 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts152792 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts152792

PT provider
PT provider ASTM International ASTM International
Based in United States
Product groups Petroleum and coal products
Testing fields Materials evaluation
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Freezing Point ASTM D1177, ASTM D6660
Specific Gravity by Hydrometer ASTM D1122
Reserve Alkalinity ASTM D1121
Silicon and Other Elements ASTM D6130
Field Test Determination of Freezing Point ASTM D3321
Water by Karl Fischer-Method A: Manual Method B: Automatic ASTM D1123
Corrosion Test (Copper, Solder, Brass, Steel, Cast Iron, Aluminum) ASTM D1384
Foam Tendencies-Foam volume at 5 minutes, Break time appearance of Eye ASTM D1881
Foaming Tendencies ASTM D4921
Trace Chloride ASTM D3634
Density by Digital Density Meter ASTM D5931
Percent Ash Content ASTM D1119
Silicon by AAS ASTM D6129
Boiling Point ASTM D1120
Corrosion of Cast Aluminum Alloys ASTM D4340
Ion Chromatography ASTM D5827
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 $485
Regularly operated Yes (semiannually)
Year of first operation 2013
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