Lubricating oil by ASTM D6481

AppNote 1249: the measurement of P, S, Ca and Zn in lube oil is demonstrated as per ASTM D6481-99(2010).

Background

ASTM D6481 is a standard test method for measuring lube oil using EDXRF. Quality control and quality assurance during the lube oil manufacturing process is essential. A fast, simple method of analyzing lube oils is important throughout the QC/QA process. Rigaku meets this industry need with a high performance low cost benchtop EDXRF system. Rugged and reliable, the NEX QC is an ideal tool, with simple and intuitive software for the non-technical operator.

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