ASTM WK45669

    Revision of D1598 - 02(2009) Standard Test Method for Time-to-Failure of Plastic Pipe Under Constant Internal Pressure

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    Active Standard: D1598 - 02(2009)

    Developed by Subcommittee: F17.40 | Committee F17 | Contact Staff Manager


    1. Rationale

    Revise the apparatus time and pressure tolerance in section 6.6 to better reflect technological advances since initial adoption of this standard in 1962: Project 40-14-07.


    internal pressure; plastic pipe; time-to-failure; Failure end point--plastics; Hoop stress test; Hydrostatic testing; Long-term hydrostatic strength/pressure; Reinforced thermosetting plastics (RTP); Thermoplastic pipe/tube/fittings; Time-to-failure (TTF);
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:

    Technical Contact:
    Will Fassler

    Draft Under Development