What is Kesternich test? What lab can run Kesternich Test?-
RFQ: I'm looking for a source for Kesternich testing per DIN 50018 [link is to spec at TechStreet]. Does anybody have a reliable lab they can refer me to?Christa Shirey
- Sylvania, Ohio
A. Hey Christa,
Kesternich: German scientist who developed the Kesternich Cabinet and test method used for acid rain simulation (DIN 50018 [link is to spec at TechStreet]).
U.S. INTEC, Inc. tests their Roofing and Building Fasteners using the Kesternich test. Talk to the tech people at U.S. INTEC, Inc. Port Arthur, Texas.
Hope this helps,Fred Mueller, CEF
- Royersford, Pennsylvania
A. Christa Shirley, for Kesternich testing contact SGS U.S.Testing Co., Fairfield, NJJohn D. Dooley
fasteners - Long Beach, California
Q. I am working in corrosion testing of Mullite coatings. I wanted to know what is Kesternich test and who can do some testing of my sample.Soobhankar Pati
Boston University - Boston, Massachusetts
A. Hello Soobhankar.
Kesternich testing is a common name for sulfur dioxide testing. There are several test methods available. DIN 50018 [link is to spec at TechStreet], ISO 3231 [link is to spec at TechStreet], and ASTM G87 [link is to spec at TechStreet] are some of the more common methods.
-Sylvania, Ohio, USA