Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Rossi-Peakes Tester

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_10143

n An instrument for measuring the temperature at which a given amount of a molding powder will flow through a standard orifice in a prescribed period of time and pressure (ASTM Test D 569). The instrument tests a peculiar combination of properties of a thermoplastic molding compound that may relate to its moldability.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA