D6 Loss on Heating

  1. General Details

    This test method covers the determination of the loss in mass (exclusive of water) of oil and asphaltic compounds when heated.


    • Outer body in steel coated in epoxy anti-acid paint
    • Inner structure in stainless steel AISI 304 with rounded corners
    • Internal dimensions w 403 × d 370 × h 458 mm approx.
    • Internal axle Rotating at 5-6 rpm controlled by a geared motor located on the oven top for the relevant container support (to be ordered separately)
    • Double insulation door with silicone seal to prevent heat loss
    • Door equipped with toughened glass window having a size of 200 × 200 mm
    • Thermal insulation with mineral fibre
    • Digital display P.I.D. Thermostat to ensure good stability
    • Temperature range from +5°C above ambient to +280°C
    • Resolution 1°C
    • Equipped with security thermostat
    • Forced ventilation with manual flow control opening
  2. Standards
    • ASTM D6
    • ASTM D1754
    • IP 45
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