ASTM WK39811

    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



    WK39811

    1. Rationale

    Project Scope is to remove the rationale found in 6.13.1 for the Excessive T&P test, found in 6.13.2, and replace that rationale with a new Note. Rationale for this change is to remove confusion about the proper test duration for the Excessive T&P test.


    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;
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    11-27-2012

    Technical Contact:
    Lance MacNevin

    Item:
    010

    Ballot:
    F17 (14-04)

    Status:
    Negative Votes Need Resolution