ASTM Standard
D5865 Test Method for Gross Calorific Value of Coal and Coke

ASTM D121-09a Standard Terminology of Coal and Coke. 2014.

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  • calorimeter — n as used in Test Method D5865, the bomb and its contents, the calorimeter vessel with stirrer, the water in which the bomb is immersed, and the portions of the thermometer and the ignition leads within the calorimeter vessel. D5865 …   Coke&Coal Terminology

  • calorific value — n the heat of combustion of a unit quantity of a substance. DISCUSSION It is expressed inASTM test methods in British thermal units per pound (Btu/lb). Calorific value can also be expressed in calories per gram (cal/g) or in the International… …   Coke&Coal Terminology

  • corrected temperature rise — n the temperature of the calorimeter, caused by the process that occurs inside the bomb; that is, the observed temperature change corrected for various effects. DISCUSSION Temperature is measured in either degrees Celsius or degrees Fahrenheit.… …   Coke&Coal Terminology

  • energy equivalent — n, = heat capacity or water equivalent the energy required to raise the temperature of the calorimeter an arbitrary unit. This is the quantity that, when multiplied by the corrected temperature rise, then adjusted for extraneous heat effects, and …   Coke&Coal Terminology

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