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L-K Industries is a manufacturer of centrifuges and related oilfield testing equipment. We manufactured our first centrifuge in 1957 which helped create the industry standards still used today.

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July 06 , 2012

 API MPMS Chapter 10.4

Determination of Water and/or Sediment in Crude Oil by the Centrifuge Method (Field Procedure).

This method may not always produce the most accurate results, but it is considered the most practical method for field determination of water and sediment. This method may also be used for field determination of sediment.

For more info please contact L-K Industries or visit the API website.

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Standard ASTM D4007

Standard Guide for Sediment and Water Determination in Crude Oil - Active Standard ASTM D4007

The laboratory centrifuge methods allow for determination of total sediment and water in a single analysis. The field centrifuge method is used when access to controlled laboratory conditions are not available.

For more info please contact L-K Industries or visit the ASTM website

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Class I, Division 2

Intertek is the industry leader with over 38,000 people in 1,000 locations in over 100 countries.

For more than 130 years, companies around the world have depended on Intertek to ensure the quality and safety of their products, processes and systems.

L-K is proud to have an authorization to Mark Class I, Division 2 on our latest Lab Model Centrifuge which certifies our products for use in Hazardous locations. For more info please contact L-K Industries or visit the Intertek website.

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  • Years ago we stopped using L-K products. They came back to us seeking feedback and really listened. Today, we are committed to using L-K Products and value their focus on customer service.

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  • We switched our entire fleet to L-K in 2007 and have been very happy. L-K gets it done and gets it done on time.

  • We sell every centrifuge we get from L-K…L-K’s quality and price is the best.

Contact L-K Industries

If you have any questions, please call or e-mail us. We will reply to you as quickly as possible.

  • Address : 6952 Lawndale, Houston, Texas 77023
  • Phone : (713) 926-2623
  • Fax : (713) 926-7736
  • 24 Hrs : (832) 588-6369
  • Email : lkind@lk-ind.com
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