weathering test

weathering test

[′weth·ə‚riŋ ‚test]
(petroleum engineering)
A standard test for liquid petroleum gas in which the heavy components in a given sample are determined by evaporation of the volatile components. Also known as boilaway test.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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* Developments and innovations in weathering test apparatus;
Among the topics are an automated fatigue testing device for assessing the performance of sealant jointing products, accelerated weathering test standards for sealants and adhesives: replicating aqueous outdoor environments for improved service life prediction, adhesive bonding and sealing of additional equipment on foundations of large-scale offshore wind-energy turbines withstanding pile-driving operations, case study: using sealants and spray-foam insulation to create a continuous air barrier from the interior of existing buildings, and dibenzoate plasticizer technology for sealants.
The results of colour measurement show different effects of the various wood species and irradiation dosages during an artificial weathering test. For specific applications, this wood surface modification process can contribute to improving the functional and structural properties of wood.
This provider of corrosion and accelerated weathering test equipment and test services has introduced its Q-Fog CRH cyclic corrosion tester.
Westlake, OH, April 03, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Q-Lab Corporation, a worldwide leader in corrosion and accelerated weathering test equipment and test services, is proud to announce the launch of the new Q-FOG[R] CRH cyclic corrosion tester.
Q-Lab is a recognized global leader in advanced weathering test equipment and services.
US electronic instruments maker Ametek (NYSE:AME) said Tuesday it has bought Chicago-based weathering test instruments firm Atlas Material Testing Technology from private equity firm Industrial Growth Partners for nearly USD159m (EUR114.2m) in cash.
Consequently, researchers include these factors in weathering test method development.
One thing to remember as you develop a complete environmental durability or weathering test program is to follow a recipe, a formal well-designed test plan.
This topic becomes even more relevant when members are printing warranty work, and they need to be able to explain to their customers and end-users about what it means when a supplier indicates that such and such has been exposed to a certain number of hours in a weathering test chamber.
English Heritage is currently conducting a weathering test on different mixtures of mortar at Housesteads, noting how weather conditions can affect individual samples.
Sheen Instruments has introduced a new range of competitively priced accelerated UV weathering test cabinets, which incorporate the latest in filtered Xenon light technology to ensure consistency and repeatability in the simulation of realistic outdoor weathering conditions.