BS 593:1989 - Specification for laboratory thermometers

BS 593:1989

Specification for laboratory thermometers

Status : Current, Confirmed   Published : January 1990



Three series of accurate laboratory thermometers of solid-stem, mercury-in-glass type, overall length about 400 mm; Series A and B are graduated in either Celsius or Fahrenheit for either total or partial immersion. Appendix gives procedure and recommended values for average emergent liquid column temperature for partial immersion thermometers.

Standard NumberBS 593:1989
TitleSpecification for laboratory thermometers
StatusCurrent, Confirmed
Publication Date31 January 1990
Confirm Date09 August 2019
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
ReplacesBS 593:1974
DescriptorsGlass, Expansion thermometers, Instrument scales, Working range, Graduations, Dimensions, Designations, Temperature, Mercury, Temperature-measuring instruments, Marking, Thermometers, Tolerances (measurement), Laboratory equipment, Errors
Title in FrenchThermomètres de laboratoire. Spécifications
Title in GermanLaborthermometer
ISBN0 580 17865 X
File Size357 KB

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