cold test

cold test

[′kōld ‚test]
(chemical engineering)
A test to determine the temperature at which clouding or coagulation is first visible in a sample of oil, as the temperature of the sample is reduced.
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The Cold test involves a dynamic test that turns the engine at 2000 rpm, conducting a vast array of measurements ensuring strict quality requirements are maintained.
He also takes you through the various stages in which Pakistani scientists designed their weapons and their various milestones, such as fabricating the explosive lens, the triggers and finally the cold test involving an entire device, minus the fissile material core, that was held in March 1983, and the date in 1995 when the Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission ( PAEC) provided the design of a weapon that could be delivered by the Air Force.
The cold test is one of the most common tests which determine the corn seedling vigor index under undesirable regional conditions [18,14].
The cold test jig was placed on a stable work surface (figure 4b) so that the portion of the sample extending out of the test jig could be promptly flexed (figure 4c) in a downward motion (only).
Professor Ron Eccles Prof Eccles helps Suhair Jawad, study site co-ordinator, conduct a cold test Picture: Richard Swingler; TESTING, TESTING: Dr Ron Eccles helps a student take a cold test back in 1988
Both Fedco and Johnny's say they cold test sweet corn seed.
It was under his command that a cold test of missiles carrying dummy nuclear weapon was carried out and people were trained to fire the missiles with nuclear weapon system, he said.
Give it the heat and cold test after a day or so following the sealing.
CORBEIL-ESSONNES, France -- The Altis Test & Packaging (T&P) Business Unit has recently expanded its capabilities by implementing a new wafer probing system for hot and cold test.
The scope of this call for tender is the engineering, provision, installation, acceptance testing and maintenance of the PF coils cold test facility.
There are a lot of potential global clients that don't cold test, and they have to if they want to break into the North American market and sell to the northeastern U.