SUPERVISE LABORATORY TESTING
In this lesson, you will learn to supervise laboratory testing.
TERMINAL LEARNING OBECTIVE:
Acquire knowledge on how to supervise petroleum
You will be given all required materials and
Supervision of the petroleum analyst tests will
be in accordance with MIL-STD-3004, FM 10-67-2,
ASTM Standards, AR 200-1, and STP 10-77L14-SM-TG.
The material covered in this lesson was derived
from the following publications: MIL-STD-3004,
FM 10-67-2, ASTM Standards, AR 200-1, and STP 10-
The accuracy of laboratory testing is directly related to the
safety and effective function of the United States Armed Forces.
Proper procedures must be followed to ensure that petroleum
products are tested accurately to provide reliable feedback to
users of these products.
Selecting the Test Method
One of the first things you must do is to ensure that the test
method to be performed is the same as specified by the petroleum
Product specifications are located in the MIL-
STD-3004. The type of test required can be determined from this
publication, the sample tag (DA Form 1804) that accompanied the