Quenchometer (MAGNETIC QUENCHOMETER METHOD)
Confirming to ASTM D 3520-88 (Reapproved 1993)
CTRONIX brand Quenchometer is an apparatus that evaluates the quenching characteristics of petroleum fluids used in the quenching of metals by Magnetic method. The test method determines the time for cooling of a chromised nickel ball from ~885oC to 354oC (Curie point for Nickle), when quenched in 200 ml.of test fluid in a non-magnetic metal beaker maintained at 21 - 27oC.
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