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BS 3900-A8

86th Edition, February 28, 1986

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Methods of Test for Paints Group A: Tests on Liquid Paints (Excluding Chemical Tests) Part A8: Methods of Test for Flash/No Flash (Closed Cup Equilibrium Method)

Includes all amendments and changes through Reaffirmation Notice , 1991

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  • Revision: 86th Edition, February 28, 1986
  • Published Date: January 1991
  • Status: Active, Most Current
  • Document Language: English
  • Published By: British Standards Institution (BSI)
  • Page Count: 12
  • ANSI Approved: No
  • DoD Adopted: No

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Method for testing whether the flashpoint of a sample of paint, or of petroleum or a related product, is below a selected value in the temperature range 5° to 65° using alternative closed cups including Abel, Abel-Pensky, Pensky-Martens and Tag by reference to various national standards. (See BS 3900-A9, A13 and A14).