MIL-DTL-85470B - High Flash Fuel System Icing Inhibitor
We perform fuel testing by military specification MIL-DTL-85470, which covers a fuel system icing inhibitor that is soluble in aircraft turbine engine fuel. This inhibitor is primarily composed of diethylene glycol monomethyl ether and is commonly referred to as DiEGME.
To read or download this specification, click HERE. This specification supersedes military specification MIL-I-85470.
The following is a list of tests required by Specification MIL-DTL-85470B. Some of these tests are customized for this exact specification. Alcor Petrolab and Phoenix Chemical Laboratory specialize in unusual and custom testing, and our testing capabilities are continuing to expand; contact one of our laboratories today to discuss the exact testing you need. To see more information about one of these tests, click on the test method number.
- ASTM D1613 - Acidity in Volatile Solvents
- ASTM D1209 - Color
or ASTM E450 - Color (Alternative to ASTM D1209)
- ASTM D1078 - Distillation Range of Volatile Organic Liquids
- MIL-DTL-85470B §188.8.131.52 - Ethylene Glycol Content
- ASTM E70 - pH
- ASTM D891 - Specific Gravity
or ASTM D4052 - Density & API Gravity (Alternative to ASTM D891)
- ASTM D1364 - Karl Fischer Water Content
or ASTM E1064 - Water Content (Alternative to ASTM D1364)
or ASTM E203 - Water Content (Alternative to ASTM D1364)
- ASTM D93 - Flash Point
or ASTM D56 - Flash Point (Alternative to ASTM D56)
or ASTM D3828 - Flash Point (Alternative to ASTM D56)