ASTM WK39582

    Work Item: ASTM WK39582 - Revision of C1728 - 12 Standard Specification for Flexible Aerogel Insulation

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    Active Standard: C1728 - 13

    Developed by Subcommittee: C16.23 | Committee C16 | Contact Staff Manager



    1. Rationale

    There is a need to add a disclaimer note about thermal conductivity performance of this material, as with other insulation materials. This shall read, NOTE 1: The physical properties of this specification are determined at specific laboratory conditions and do not purport to address the performance at other conditions. It is the responsibility of the user to assure suitability of the material under field conditions.


    Keywords

    aerogel; blanket; composite; flexible; insulation; pipe insulation; sheet; thermal conductivity; water retention;
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    11-06-2012

    Technical Contact:
    Gordon Hart

    Status:
    Draft Under Development