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KST Low Pr. Sampling Instructions

Checkfluid KST Sampling Instructions

 START

PURGE

SAMPLE


Sample hot/active fluid while the equipment is operating. Sample after 30 minutes operating time.

Unthread the dust cap

Thread probe assembly on new sample bottle


Record all necessary sample data and identification on forms and labels. Attach forms and labels to bottles and mailers according to procedure.

Thread probe assembly onto purge bottle

 

Insert needle probe into valve. 

Exercise extreme caution in the vicinity of operating equipment.

  • Skin contact with lube oil or inhalation of vapors can cause irritations. Consider gloves and eye protection.

Insert needle probe into valve. Follow purge guidelines below.

Remove purge bottle and replace with the sample bottle.

Push probe to open. Fill to ¾ full mark. Release to close. Follow sampling time guidelines below.

-Hot/High Velocity fluid can puncture skin. Seek immediate expert medical assistance.
-Improper selection or application of products can cause serious injury, damage or death. The user is solely responsible for making the final selection of products to ensure that the overall system performance and safety requirements are met.

 

Purge Volume Guidelines

System
Pressure

Purge
Volume

Purge
Time

5psi

4cc

3 seconds

15psi

4cc

1 second

50psi

4cc

1 second

125psi

4cc

1 second

 

 

Fill Time Guidelines

Oil
Grade

Pressure

Temp

Time

ISO32

15psi

68°F

17 sec.

ISO32

50psi

68°F

8 sec.

ISO32

125psi

68°F

6 sec.

ISO32

250psi

68°F

5 sec.

ISO32

500psi

68°F

4 sec.

ISO32

750psi

68°F

3 sec.

 

Dispose of purge oil responsibly.

 


Retighten cap. Send sample promptly to lab for best results & to reduce risk if action is required.

Copyright Checkfluid 4108 April 2004 

Video: How to Sample Using a KST Probe Style