ASTM WK28318

    Work Item: ASTM WK28318 - Revision of D5385 - 93(2006) Standard Test Method for Hydrostatic Pressure Resistance of Waterproofing Membranes

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    Active Standard: D5385 - 93(2006)

    Developed by Subcommittee: D08.22 | Committee D08 | Contact Staff Manager



    1. Rationale

    The current method of preparing a test specimen involves applying the pressure of a 12.7 kg (28 lb)roller. This amount is believed to be significantly more pressure than would applied in an appliation of self adhering membrane on a below-grade wall. This revision proposes a lower weight for the roller to be used in preparing test specimens using self-adhering membrane.


    Keywords

    hydrostatic pressure resistance; membrane; waterproofing;
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    04-01-2010

    Technical Contact:
    James Strong

    Status:
    Draft Under Development