ASTM WK46964

    New Specification for Specification for Layered, Glass Fiber Felt Pipe and Board Insulation

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    Developed by Subcommittee: C16.20 | Committee C16 | Contact Staff Manager


    1. Scope

    1.This specifications covers layered, glass fiber felt pipe and board insulation for use on surfaces with temperatures from ambient up to 1400F (760C). 2.This specification does not cover glass fiber felt blankets; those are covered by C1086. 3.Glass fibers are sometimes referred to as E-glass fibers, which are the same. 4.The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as standard. The values given in parentheses are mathematical conversions to SI units that are provided for information only and are not considered standard. 5.The following safety hazards caveat pertains only to the test methods described in this specification. This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

    This product is being manufactured in North America and is commercially available. It has already been purchased and installed in several petrochemical facilities, electric power plants, and US Navy ships. It will be used by specifiers, facility owners, and government agencies.


    layered:glass fiber:E-glass fiber:felt:pipe and board insulation

    The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.

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    Work Item Status

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    Technical Contact:
    Gordon Hart

    Draft Under Development