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ASTM Proficiency Test: Insulating Fluid Quality (IFQ)

EPTIS factsheet 152895 | Last revision 2020-06-06 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts152895 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts152895

PT provider
PT provider ASTM International ASTM International
Based in United States
Product groups Fluid engineering
Heating, cooling, ventilating
Testing fields Materials evaluation
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Insulating Fluid Quality (IFQ) Density ASTM D1298, ASTM D4052
Trace Metals ASTM D7151
Color ASTM D1500
Furans ASTM D5837
Flash Point ASTM D92
Pour Point ASTM D97, ASTM D5950
Acid Number ASTM D664, ASTM D974
Water Content ASTM D1533
Aniline Point ASTM D611
Particle Count ASTM D6786
Oxidation Stability ASTM D2112
Dielectric ASTM D877, ASTM D1816
Interfacial Tension ASTM D971
Oxidation Inhibitor ASTM D2668, ASTM D4768
Power Factor (25°C and 100°C) ASTM D924
Sulfur Corrosive ASTM D1275
Viscosity, Kinematic @ 40°C ASTM D445
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 $480
Regularly operated Yes (semiannually)
Year of first operation 2004
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