ASTM WK45496

    Revision of F1055 - 13 Standard Specification for Electrofusion Type Polyethylene Fittings for Outside Diameter Controlled Polyethylene and Crosslinked Polyethylene (PEX) Pipe and Tubing

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    Active Standard: F1055 - 13

    Developed by Subcommittee: F17.10 | Committee F17 | Contact Staff Manager



    WK45496

    1. Rationale

    The purpose of this project is to add electrofusion fittings incorporating radio frequency electromagnetic technology, into appropriate locations within the document. The rationale is that this new electrofusion technology provides an alternative method to supply heat for the joining process.


    Keywords

    electrofusion; fittings; joining; polyethylene;
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    03-24-2014

    Technical Contact:
    Chris Haldiman

    Status:
    Draft Under Development