ASTM WK42148

    Work Item: ASTM WK42148 - Revision of D3679 - 11 Standard Specification for Rigid Poly(Vinyl Chloride) (PVC) Siding

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    Active Standard: D3679 - 13

    Developed by Subcommittee: D20.24 | Committee D20 | Contact Staff Manager

    1. Rationale

    A-24-262: Add provisions for thickness measurement of heavily textured siding, which does not typically have a uniform thickness of the formed surfaces. In addition, a provision for scribing the sample of heavily textured siding for the shrinkage test is included.


    plastic building products; plastic weatherability; recycled plastic; rigid PVC siding; specification: Building constructions/materials--plastics (specifications); Building materials/applications--specifications; Distortion; Impact resistance--plastics; Plastics--specifications; Poly(vinyl chloride)(PVC)--specifications; Poly(vinyl chloride)(PVC) siding/soffit; Rigid plastics--specifications; Shrinkage--plastics; Siding materials; Surface analysis--plastics; Wall construction--specifications; Walls--specifications;
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:

    Technical Contact:
    David Johnston


    D20 (13-06)

    Ballot Item Approved as D3679-2013 and Pending Publication