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We maintain a fully staffed laboratory that is highly capable of performing the necessary test methods employed by the metalworking and industrial lubrication industry. Many of the tests contained in the list below are performed on a daily basis in an effort to provide support for product recommendations, product development, quality control, fluid monitoring and evaluation of fluid recycling candidates and processes. In addition to the testing services the laboratory also produces material safety data sheets, lab reports and fluid monitoring reports to our customers. Our customers are encouraged to take advantage of our laboratory services in an effort to gain the fullest potential from the lubricants they use in their manufacturing process.   

 

Laboratory Services

Laboratory Tests

X-Ray Fluorescence

ASTM D4294

ICP

ASTM D5185

Viscosity, cSt @ 40 & 100C

ASTM D445

Viscosity Index

ASTM D2270

Brookfield Viscosity, cP

 

Particle Count

 

Gravimetric Solids Analysis

ASTM D4898

Water by Karl Fischer - Volumetric Method

ASTM D4377

Water & Sediment by Centrifuge Method

ASTM D4007

FTIR Analysis

 

Color

ASTM D1500

Total Acid No./ Neutralization No.

ASTM D974

Flash Point - Cleveland Open Cup

ASTM D92

Flash Point - Pensky Martens Closed Cup

ASTM D93

Flash Point - TAG Closed Cup

ASTM D56

Reserve Alkalinity

 

pH

ASTM E70

Bacteria, Fungus & Yeast Counts

 

Acid Split Test for Emulsions

 

Laboratory Tests

Water Hardness

 

Cast Iron Chip Test

ASTM D4627

Quench Analyzer

ASTM D6200

GM Quenchometer

ASTM D3520

4-Ball Wear Test

ASTM D4172

Copper Corrosion

ASTM D130

Humidity Cabinet Testing

 

Galvanic Corrosion Testing

 

Aniline Point

ASTM D611

Conductivity

 

Distillation Range

ASTM D1078

Gas Chromatography Analysis

 

Pour Point

ASTM D6749

Water Separability of Petroleum Oils

ASTM D1401

Solids - Evaporation Test

ASTM D2369

Pentane Insolubles

ASTM D893  

Tapping Torque Efficiency Testing

 

API or Specific Gravity

ASTM D4052

Saponification No.

ASTM D94

Foam Test

 

To contact our Technical Services department please send an e-mail to Techservices@rockvalleyoil.com

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Laboratory Service