ASTM International - ASTM E641-85(2000)
Standard Methods for Testing Hydraulic Spray Nozzles Used in Agriculture
|Publication Date:||10 April 2001|
|ICS Code (Plant care equipment):||65.060.40|
1.1 These methods cover procedures for testing hydraulic spray nozzles used in agriculture. The methods herein cover the following performance parameters: nozzle flow rate, nozzle spray angle, liquid distribution, spray droplet size, and nozzle wearability.
1.2 These methods are applicable to hydraulic spray nozzles which produce the following spray patterns: flat-fan, hollow cone, and full cone.
1.3 This standard does not purport to address the safety problems associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.