Active Standard ASTM D5068 | Developed by Subcommittee: D01.61
Book of Standards Volume: 06.02
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Significance and Use
4.1 Until the paint brush is fully conditioned and wetted with paint, only part of the paint loaded onto the brush can be transferred to the surface being painted. By properly preparing the brush before use, the amount of paint delivered to the surface can be made more uniform and reflect real use.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
D3924 Specification for Environment for Conditioning and Testing Paint, Varnish, Lacquer, and Related Materials
D5301 Practice for Physical Characterization of Paint Brushes
ICS Number Code 87.100 (Paint coating equipment)