1.1 This standard describes terms and definitions and descriptions of terms used in test methods, specifications, guides, and practices (related to building seals and sealants) consistent with the scope and areas of interest of ASTM Committee C24.
1.2 Definitions and descriptions of terms are written to ensure that building seals and sealants standards are properly understood and interpreted.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
A644 Terminology Relating to Iron Castings
C509 Specification for Elastomeric Cellular Preformed Gasket and Sealing Material
C542 Specification for Lock-Strip Gaskets
C716 Specification for Installing Lock-Strip Gaskets and Infill Glazing Materials
C790 Guide for Use of Latex Sealants
C797 Practices for Use of Oil- and Resin-Based Putty and Glazing Compounds
C961 Test Method for Lap Shear Strength of Sealants
C964 Guide for Lock-Strip Gasket Glazing
C1021 Practice for Laboratories Engaged in Testing of Building Sealants
C1193 Guide for Use of Joint Sealants
D883 Terminology Relating to Plastics
D1079 Terminology Relating to Roofing and Waterproofing
D1565 Specification for Flexible Cellular Materials--Vinyl Chloride Polymers and Copolymers (Open-Cell Foam)
D1566 Terminology Relating to Rubber
D2102 Test Method for Shrinkage of Textile Fibers (Bundle Test)
E631 Terminology of Building Constructions
caulk; gasket; glazing; joint; seal; sealant; structural sealant;
ICS Number Code 01.040.91 (Construction materials and building (Vocabularies)); 91.100.50 (Binders. Sealing materials)
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