ASTM WK32556

    Revision of G65 - 04(2010) Standard Test Method for Measuring Abrasion Using the Dry Sand/Rubber Wheel Apparatus

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    Active Standard: G65 - 04(2010)

    Developed by Subcommittee: G02.30 | Committee G02 | Contact Staff Manager


    1. Rationale

    A) Key curing material for Chlorobutyl Rubber recipe in the G65 method is no longer available (Ledate) due to EPA Regulations. Alternative cure agent/formula or material(Neoprene),needs to be tested and approved for future use. B) Reference material (D2) (Range for D2 is 365 mm3 for volume of material lost.) c) Procedure A results have been drifting (10% high last 10-15 years)ILS Scheduled.


    abrasion resistance-metals/metallic materials; dry sand/rubber wheel test; metals and metallic materials; rubber wheel test; resistance of metallic materials to scratching abrasion, by dry; Sand/Rubber Wheel test;
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:

    Technical Contact:
    Troy LeValley


    G02 (15-02)

    Ballot Item Approved as G65-2015 and Pending Publication