ASTM WK47112

    Revision of D5537 - 10 Standard Test Method for Heat Release, Flame Spread, Smoke Obscuration, and Mass Loss Testing of Insulating Materials Contained in Electrical or Optical Fiber Cables When Burning in a Vertical Cable Tray Configuration

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    Active Standard: D5537 - 14

    Developed by Subcommittee: D09.21 | Committee D09 | Contact Staff Manager


    1. Rationale



    cable; cable tray; calorimetry; carbon dioxide; carbon monoxide; char; electrical cable; electrical insulation; fire; fire-test response; flame; heat release; heat release rate; ignition; optical density; optical fiber cable; oxygen consumption calorimetry; smoke obscuration; smoke release; toxic gases; Cables; Char; Electrical insulating solids; Electrical shielding cable; Fire testing--electrical insulating materials; Fire-test response; Flame heat release; Heat release; Mass flow; Mass loss testing; Optical fiber/cable/conduit; Oxygen consumption calorimetry; Smoke obscuration; Symbols; Vertical cable tray configuration; Volumetric measurement
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:

    Technical Contact:
    Marcelo Hirschler


    D09 (14-05)

    Ballot Item Approved as D5537-2014 and Pending Publication