Basic Laboratory Glassware and Equipment - American .
Petroleum instruments include flash point testers, distillation equipment, vapor pressure analyzers, oxidation stability analyzers, trace metals analyzers, octane number analyzers, water content, density meters, and viscometers. There are hundreds of tests, including ASTM ISO protocols, for petroleum testing. Where to start with petroleum testing?Job training for a petroleum laboratory specialist requires 10 weeks of Basic Combat Training and 10 weeks of Advanced Individual Training with on-the-job instructions. Part of this time is spent in the classroom and part in the field, including practice in testing different products. Some of the skills you'll learn are: Testing methods