Active Standard ASTM D2754 | Developed by Subcommittee: D09.07
Book of Standards Volume: 10.02
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This specification covers the requirements for two types of high-temperature electrical insulating tape consisting of glass cloth coated on one side with a pressure-sensitive adhesive. Type I, which is subdivided into two grades (Grade A and B) according to thickness, is woven glass cloth with silicone adhesive. Type II, on the other hand, is woven glass cloth impregnated with polytetrafluoroethylene, silicone adhesive. Tapes shall undergo tests that shall examine their conformance to the following requirements: standard thickness, width, and length; breaking strength; dielectric breakdown; adhesion strength both to steel and backing; high-humidity insulation resistance; unwind force; and accelerated aging.
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1.1 This specification covers requirements for high-temperature electrical insulating tape consisting of glass cloth coated on one side with a pressure-sensitive adhesive.
1.2 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as the standard. The values given in parentheses are provided for information purposes only.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
D1000 Test Methods for Pressure-Sensitive Adhesive-Coated Tapes Used for Electrical and Electronic Applications
D1711 Terminology Relating to Electrical Insulation
ICS Number Code 29.035.20 (Plastic and rubber insulating materials)
UNSPSC Code 31201502(Electrical insulating tape)