Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Krebs Unit

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_6714

n An unit used in reporting viscosity measurements made with the weight-driven  Stormer Viscometer used primarily for evaluating the viscosity of formulated paint and coating materials. A Krebs unit is the weight in grams that will turn a paddle-type rotor, submerged in the sample, 100 revolutions in 30 s.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA