1.1 This specification covers joints for plastic pipe systems intended for drain, and gravity sewerage pipe at internal or external pressures less than 25-ft head using flexible watertight elastomeric seals. This specification is intended to cover the test requirements, test methods, and acceptable materials. The test methods described for the joints are not intended to be routine quality control tests but to be reliability or performance requirements.
1.2 The text of this specification references notes, footnotes, and appendixes which provide explanatory material. These notes and footnotes (excluding those in tables and figures) shall not be considered as requirements of the specification.
The following safety hazards caveat pertains only to the test method portion, paragraph , of this specification: This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, 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.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
D2122 Test Method for Determining Dimensions of Thermoplastic Pipe and Fittings
F477 Specification for Elastomeric Seals (Gaskets) for Joining Plastic Pipe
F913 Specification for Thermoplastic Elastomeric Seals (Gaskets) for Joining Plastic Pipe
compression-type; elastomeric; joints; push-on joints; seals;
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