ASTM WK36863

    Work Item: ASTM WK36863 - Revision of F876 - 10e1 Standard Specification for Crosslinked Polyethylene (PEX) Tubing

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    Active Standard: F876 - 13a

    Developed by Subcommittee: F17.26 | Committee F17 | Contact Staff Manager



    1. Rationale

    Remove all Hot-Bend requirements from the standard as the manufacturers do not recommend hot-bending.


    Keywords

    crosslinked polyethylene; hydrostatic stress; PEX; PPI; pipe; pressure; tubing: Stress cracking tests; Azo compound crosslinking; Crosslinked polyethylene (PEX) pipe/tube--specifications; Peroxide crosslinking; Polyethylene (PE) tube--specifications; Pressure testing--plastic pipe/tube; Silane compound crosslinking; Stabilizer migration resistance;
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    03-15-2012

    Technical Contact:
    Frank Volgstadt

    Status:
    Draft Under Development