ASTM D-2665 calls out a single energy level (15 ft-lbs, table #4) for all fitting diameters for impact testing. This work item will address impact considerations for fitting diameters 3 in and below. Bushings and pipe increasers are also addressed.
KeywordsDWV; fittings; pipe; plastic; PVC; Schedule 40; thermoplastic; Drain/waste/vent (DWV)--poly(vinyl chloride)(PVC); Poly(vinyl chloride)(PVC) fittings--specifications; Poly(vinyl chloride)(PVC) pipe--specifications;
Ballot Item Approved as D2665-2014 and Pending Publication