Accession Number : ADA139334

Title :   Comparison of JFTOT (Jet Fuel Thermal Oxidation Tests) and Absorbance Methods for Determining Jet Fuel Thermal Stability.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : DEFENCE RESEARCH ESTABLISHMENT OTTAWA (ONTARIO)

Personal Author(s) : Coleman,J R ; Gallop,L D

PDF Url : ADA139334

Report Date : Dec 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 26

Abstract : The thermal stabilities of five aviation turbine fuels were examined employing the Jet Fuel Thermal Oxidation Tester (JFTOT) and an optical absorbance method based on the Phillips 5 ml bomb test. No correlation was observed between the ranking of the fuels by the two methods. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Jet engine fuels, *Thermal stability, Aviation fuels, Gas turbines, Oxidation, Test methods, Optical properties, Absorption, Thermal stresses, Clay, Filtration, Canada

Subject Categories : Fluid Mechanics
      Thermodynamics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE