Hello. Sign In
Standards Store

ASTM D3829

2014 Edition, July 1, 2014

Complete Document

Standard Test Method for Predicting the Borderline Pumping Temperature of Engine Oil



View Abstract
Product Details
Document History

Detail Summary

Active, Most Current

EN
Additional Comments:
ALSO SEE ASTM D3829 (R)
Format
Details
Price (USD)
PDF
Single User
$45.00
Print
In Stock
$45.00
Add to Cart

People Also Bought These:

AGMA 6011
API STD 1104
ASTM D4160
ASTM E1259

Product Details:

  • Revision: 2014 Edition, July 1, 2014
  • Published Date: July 1, 2014
  • Status: Active, Most Current
  • Document Language: English
  • Published By: ASTM International (ASTM)
  • Page Count: 8
  • ANSI Approved: No
  • DoD Adopted: No

Description / Abstract:

This test method covers the prediction of the borderline pumping temperature (BPT) of engine oils through the use of a 16 h cooling cycle over the temperature range from 0 °C to −40 °C. The precision is stated for temperatures from –34 °C to –15 °C.

Applicability to petroleum products other than engine oils has not been determined.

The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. No other units of measurement are included in this standard.

Exception-This test method uses the SI based unit of milliPascal second (mPa·s) for viscosity, which is equivalent to centipoise (cP).

This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

*A Summary of Changes section appears at the end of this standard