ASTM WK42852

    Work Item: ASTM WK42852 - Revision of C1396 / C1396M - 13 Standard Specification for Gypsum Board

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    Active Standard: C1396 / C1396M - 14

    Developed by Subcommittee: C11.01 | Committee C11 | Contact Staff Manager



    1. Rationale

    Current language is not sufficient for describing the finish and appearance of gypsum board. The proposed changes are intended to add more descriptive language to this section, indicate that gypsum board is not a finished product, and tie the final appearance in to C840.


    Keywords

    ceiling; coreboard; drywall; exterior gypsum soffit board; foil-backed; gypsum; gypsum backing board; gypsum base; gypsum board; gypsum ceiling board; gypsum coreboard; gypsum lath; gypsum sheathing; gypsum sheathing board; gypsum wallboard; laminated gypsum board; partitions; plaster; predecorated gypsum board; shaftliner; sheathing; type X; veneer base; veneer plaster; wall; wallboard; water-resistant gypsum board;
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    07-15-2013

    Technical Contact:
    Keith Poerschke

    Item:
    007

    Ballot:
    COS (14-01)

    Status:
    Ballot Item Approved as C1396/C1396M-2014 and Pending Publication