Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Browne Heat Test

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_1623

Heat polymerization test designed to determine the purity of tung and similar oils. The result is reported as the number of minutes required to cause gelation at the specific temperature (282°C). (Paint: pigment, drying oils, polymers, resins, naval stores, cellulosics esters, and ink vehicles, vol. 3. (2001) American Society for Testing and Material)

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA