Figure 6-3. Weighted bottle sampler.
Tube Sampler either a glass or metal tube may be used, designed so that it will reach within about 1/8
inch of the bottom and have a capacity of approximately 1 pint. or quart. This procedure is applicable for
sampling liquids of 2 psi RVP or less and semiliquids in drums, barrels, and cans.
Vacuum Pump Sampler consists of a tube, plunger handle, and tubing. It has an outside diameter of 1
† inches and is 7 inches long. The sampler can lift about 25 feet of water at sea level.
Sample Containers and Materials.
- Glass (clear and dark).
- Aluminum or steel scoops.
- Labeling materials.
Sampling and Gaging Kit.
- Tape and bob.
- Petroleum gage stick.
- Tank vehicle gage stick.
- Tank car gage stick.