ASTM-B329 Standard Test Method for Apparent Density of Metal Powders and Compounds Using the Scott Volumeter

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Scope

1.1 This test method covers determination of the apparent density of metal powders and related compounds using the Scott Volumeter, also known as the Paint Pigment Volumeter.

1.2 With the exception of the values for density and the mass used to determine density, for which the use of the gram per cubic centimetre (g/cm3) and gram (g) units is the longstanding industry practice, the values stated in SI units are to be regarded as the standard.

1.3 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, health, and environmental practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

1.4 This international standard was developed in accordance with internationally recognized principles on standardization established in the Decision on Principles for the Development of International Standards, Guides and Recommendations issued by the World Trade Organization Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Committee.

Significance and Use

4.1 This test method covers the evaluation of the apparent density physical characteristic of powders. The degree of correlation between the results of this test and the quality of powders in use will vary with each particular application and has not been fully determined.

4.2 The apparent density measured via this test method is often referred to as the “Scott Density.”

Keywords

apparent density; bulk density; Paint Pigment Volumeter; powder metallurgy; powders; refractory metals; Scott density; Scott Volumeter ;; ICS Number Code 77.160 (Powder metallurgy)

To find similar documents by ASTM Volume:

02.05 (Metallic and Inorganic Coatings; Metal Powders and Metal Powder Products)

To find similar documents by classification:

77.160 (Powder metallurgy Including sintered metal materials and hardmetals)

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Document Number

ASTM-B329-18

Revision Level

2018 EDITION

Status

Current

Modification Type

Revision

Publication Date

Oct. 31, 2018

Document Type

Test Method

Page Count

4 pages

Committee Number

B09.03