Significance and Use
The dimensions listed in this practice represent the dimensions of rectangular and tapered refractory shapes manufactured and used in the United States.
The modular concept of dimensions permits a versatile arrangement of bonding during the construction of masonry units.
1.1 This practice covers the dimensions for rectangular and tapered brick in common usage in the United States.
1.2 The dimensions are modular based on 38 mm as the basic module as described in Practice C861.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
C861 Practice for Determining Metric Dimensions of Standard Series Refractory Brick and Shapes
IEEE/ASTM SI 10 American National Standard for Use of the International System of Units (SI): The Modern Metric System
ICS Number Code 81.080 (Refractories)
ASTM International is a member of CrossRef.
Citing ASTM Standards
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