ASTM WK41556

    Revision of E1186 - 03(2009) Standard Practices for Air Leakage Site Detection in Building Envelopes and Air Barrier Systems

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    Active Standard: E1186 - 03(2009)

    Developed by Subcommittee: E06.41 | Committee E06 | Contact Staff Manager


    1. Rationale

    To include use of theatrical fog for air leakage site detection in this standard.


    acoustic method; air barrier system; air leakage; air leakage detection; anemometer method; bubble method; building envelopes; infrared method; smoke trace method; tracer gas method; Acoustical tests; Air leakage testing--building materials/constructions; Air retarder (AR) systems; Anemometers; Building envelopes; Depressurization (pressurization)/infrared method; Infiltration rate; Infrared (IR) analysis; Insulation; Leak testing--building constructions/materials; Pressure testing--building constructions/materials; Smoke tracer method; Tracer gas method;
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:

    Technical Contact:
    Gilles Couture

    Draft Under Development