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AS 1006—1995

ISO 1770:1981
ISO 1770:1981/Amdt.1:1983

Australian Standard
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Solid-stem general purpose


thermometers
This Australian Standard was prepared by Committee CH/30, Temperature
Measurement. It was approved on behalf of the Council of Standards Australia on
8 May 1995 and published on 5 August 1995.
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The following interests are represented on Committee CH/30:

Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry


Australian Scientific Industry Association
CSIRO — Division of Applied Physics
CSIRO — Division of Building, Construction and Engineering
National Association of Testing Authorities, Australia

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AS 1006—1995

Australian Standard
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Solid-stem general purpose


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PUBLISHED BY STANDARDS AUSTRALIA


(STANDARDS ASSOCIATION OF AUSTRALIA)
1 THE CRESCENT, HOMEBUSH, NSW 2140
ISBN 0 7262 9836 0
ii

PREFACE

This Standard was prepared by Standards Australia Committee CH/30 on Temperature Measurement to
supersede AS 1006—1971.

This Standard is identical with and has been reproduced from ISO 1770-1981, Solid-stem general purpose
thermometers and ISO 1770-1981 Amendment 1, published 1983-08-01, which were reconfirmed in 1992.
The text affected by the Amendment is marked in the ISO document with double marginal bars.

The objective of this Standard is to provide designers and manufacturers with requirements for liquid-in-
glass solid-stem general purpose thermometers.

For the purpose of this Standard, the text of ISO 1770 should be modified as follows:

(a) Terminology The words ‘this Australian Standard’ should replace the words ‘this International
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Standard’ wherever they appear.

(b) Decimal marker Substitute a point (.) for a comma (,) wherever it appears as a decimal marker.

Originated as AS 1006—1971.
Second editi on 1995.

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AUSTRALIAN STANDARD

Solid-stem general purpose thermometers

0 Introduction 2 Reference

Although the thermometers covered by this ISO 386, Liquid-in-glass laboratory thermometers —
International Standard are not intended for use in any Principles of design, construction and use.
specific test method, the overall lengths of the series of
higher accuracy are specified with a tolerance so as to
provide a degree of interchangeability for any special 3 Temperature scale
apparatus into which the thermometers are
incorporated.
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The thermometers shall be graduated in accordance


with the Celsius scale as defined in the current
For ease of reference, each thermometer has been definition of the International Practical Temperature
allocated a designation consisting of a single letter Scale (IPTS) adopted by the Confe′ rence ge′ ne′ rale des
representing the range of the thermometer and the poids et mesures, and in accordance with the
indication ”TOTAL” or, for example, ”75” relating to the International System of Units (SI).
intended immersion.

Some of the thermometers described in the scope and


field of application of this International Standard, and 4 Immersion
which are in current use, are of a lower quality than
those strictly covered in ISO 386. Accordingly, whilst 4.1 The thermometers shall be adjusted for use either
this International Standard is based on the provisions at total immersion (i.e. the reading shall be correct
of ISO 386, it does not align with those which when the thermometer is immersed so that the top of
recommend the distance between consecutive scale the liquid column is in the same plane as, or no more
lines to be greater than 0,8 mm and the maximum error than two scale divisions above, the surface of the
to be one scale division. In order to avoid increasing medium the temperature of which is required to be
the cost of the thermometers, some of the dimensions measured), or for partial immersion, as required.
recommended to be specified in ISO 386 have also
been omitted. 4.2 In the latter case, the preferred immersion is
75 ±1 mm, and the adjustment of such a thermometer
shall be carried out at the average emergent liquid
column temperature detailed in tables 1 and 2.
1 Scope and field of application
NOTES
This International Standard specifies requirements for
two series of inexpensive ”commercial quality” 1 Adjustment at part ial immersion is not permit ted for the
thermometers wit h a scale extending below -38 °C, because
liquid-in-glass thermometers of the solid-stem type of the large errors likely to be caused in a spir it -i n- glass
suitable for general purpose use in industry, schools thermometer by variati ons in temperature around the
and laboratories when great accuracy of measurement emergent porti on of the stem.
is not required:
2 For guidance on the determinati on of the emergent liquid
a) a series designated A to H, in which nominal column corr ecti ons to be applied when the thermometer is
ranges and maximum overall lengths are specified used in situations where the average emergent liquid column
but which may not be acceptable for testing by a temperature diff ers fr om that given in tables 1 and 2. see
annex B.6 and B.7 of ISO 336.
national verification laboratory;

b) a series designated J to W of greater accuracy


than in a) and with specified ranges and a 5 Glass
tolerance on overall length, which may be
acceptable for testing by a national verification The thermometer bulb shall be made of suitable
laboratory. thermometric glass. 1) The glass or glasses comprising
the thermometer shall be selected and processed so
The temperature range covered by each series is from that the finished thermometer shows the following
−100 °C to +500 °C. characteristics.

1)
An international Standard (ISO 4795) dealing with glasses for thermometer bulbs is in preparati on.

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